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U.S.S. Maine Memorial

 
 
U.S.S. Maine Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, June 7, 2009
1. U.S.S. Maine Marker
Inscription.
In Memoriam
U.S.S. Maine
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15, 1898

This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine

(on the shield)
Patriotism
Devotion

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
 
Location. 40° 45.33′ N, 74° 58.608′ W. Marker is in Washington, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from Lower Park Drive. Click for map. Marker is located in Washington Borough Park, within the fence at the swimming pool. Marker is in this post office area: Washington NJ 07882, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Revolutionary Artillery Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mary Catherine Phillips (approx. 1.6 miles away); Revolutionary Army Route (approx. 1.8 miles away); Changewater Trestle (approx. 2.2 miles away); Warren Railroad Company (approx. 2.2 miles away); Sister Mary Miranda C.S.S.F. (approx. 2.2 miles away); Major General Daniel Morgan (approx. 2.5 miles away); General Daniel Morgan (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related
U.S.S. Maine Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, June 7, 2009
2. U.S.S. Maine Marker
to this marker. About 1,000 nearly identical tablets of these markers were made and erected around the United States.
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,105 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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