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Denver in Denver County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

USS Colorado BB-45

 
 
USS Colorado BB-45 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles T. Harrell, July 2, 2011
1. USS Colorado BB-45 Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated
to the men who served
aboard the U.S.S. Colorado (BB-45)
March 1921-June 1959.
Tarawa • Kwajalein • Eniwetok • Saipan-Guam • Tinian • Leyte • Mindoro • Luzon • Okinawa • Japan.
Dedicated March 21, 1997

 
Erected 1997.
 
Location. 39° 44.345′ N, 104° 59.047′ W. Marker is in Denver, Colorado, in Denver County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of E. 14th Ave. and Grant St.. Click for map. Located on the Colorado State Capitol Grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Denver CO 80203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Armenian Genocide (within shouting distance of this marker); Colorado State Capitol Time Capsule (within shouting distance of this marker); Logan’s Memorial Day Order (within shouting distance of this marker); Irving Hale (within shouting distance of this marker); Sand Creek Massacre (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colorado Soldier's Monument (about 400 feet away); Colorado State Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Alfred Dach (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Denver.
 
Additional keywords.
USS Colorado BB-45 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Charles T. Harrell, July 2, 2011
2. USS Colorado BB-45 Marker
U.S. Navy
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 809 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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