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Bristow in Creek County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

United States Navy Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., January 16, 2011
1. United States Navy Memorial
Inscription.
This hatchcover from the WWII submarine USS Batfish SS 310 is dedicated to the men of the U.S. Navy who have given their lives in defense of their country.

 
Erected by VFW Wake Island Memorial Post 3656.
 
Location. 35° 49.744′ N, 96° 24.355′ W. Marker is in Bristow, Oklahoma, in Creek County. Click for map. Memorial is on the grounds of VFW Wake Island Memorial Post 3656, off Veterans Memorial Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Bristow OK 74010, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. VFW Post 3656 Charter (here, next to this marker); 1st Lt Robert F. Trigalet, USMC (here, next to this marker); Ex-Prisoners of War and Those Missing In Action (here, next to this marker); USS Gunboat Charleston (PG 51) (a few steps from this marker); VFW Post 3656 War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); AMM1 Clifford Murl Satterfield, US Navy (within shouting distance of this marker); Cpl Peter W. Klingensmith (within shouting distance of this marker); SFC Donald J. Hurt, US Army (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Bristow.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
United States Navy Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 16, 2011
2. United States Navy Memorial
USS Batfish SS310 Hatchcover
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 546 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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