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Cape May in Cape May County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ens. Harry V. Groome, Jr.

 
 
Ens. Harry V. Groome, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2010
1. Ens. Harry V. Groome, Jr. Marker
Inscription.
Near this site May 23, 1945,
Ens. Groome perished
in the bay while on a
Corsair training flight from
Naval Air Station
Wildwood
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Naval Air Station Wildwood
Aviation Museum

 
Location. 38° 56.669′ N, 74° 58.201′ W. Marker is in Cape May, New Jersey, in Cape May County. Marker is on Sunset Blvd. (County Route 606) when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located at the western end of Sunset Blvd. Marker is in this post office area: Cape May NJ 08204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. S.S. Atlantus (here, next to this marker); The abrupt end of Fort Miles (approx. 0.2 miles away); Landscape (approx. 0.2 miles away); History of Coastal Defenses (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fire Control Tower No. 23 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Top of the Fire Tower (approx. 0.2 miles away); Construction of Fire Control Tower No. 23 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Construction of Fort Miles (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cape May.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Markers on Sunset Beach image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2010
2. Markers on Sunset Beach
Two markers are found at this location. The Ens. Harry V. Groome, Jr. marker is seen here on the left.
Cape May Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 18, 2010
3. Cape May Markers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 481 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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