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Men of the Boston Naval Shipyard

 
 
Men of the Boston Naval Shipyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
1. Men of the Boston Naval Shipyard Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to
the Men
of the
Boston Naval Shipyard
who made the supreme
sacrifice in defense of
their country in all wars
1800 – 1950

“For what avail the plough or sail
Or land or life, if freedom fail?”

Presented by employees
August 25, 1950

 
Erected 1950 by Boston Naval Shipyard Employees.
 
Location. 42° 22.428′ N, 71° 3.393′ W. Marker is in Boston, Massachusetts, in Suffolk County. Marker is on 1st Ave, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located in the Charlestown Navy Yard. Marker is in this post office area: Charlestown MA 02129, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Commander Barry Carle (here, next to this marker); Boston Naval Shipyard (here, next to this marker); Life and Work in the Navy Yard 1812 (here, next to this marker); Charlestown Navy Yard (within shouting distance of this marker); Dry Dock 1 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle of Bunker Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Serving the Fleet (within shouting distance of this marker); The Changing Yard (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Boston.
 
More about this marker.
Marker in the Boston Naval Shipyard image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
2. Marker in the Boston Naval Shipyard
The seal of the United States is found at the top of the marker, while the emblems for the different branches of the armed services are located at the marker‘s bottom.
 
Additional keywords. Charlestown Navy Yard
 
Categories. MilitaryPatriots & Patriotism
 
Charleston Navy Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2009
3. Charleston Navy Yard Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 941 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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