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USS Pampanito (SS-383)

 
 
USS <i>Pampanito</i> (SS-383) National Historic Landmark image. Click for full size.
By Grace C. Miller, October 8, 2012
1. USS Pampanito (SS-383) National Historic Landmark
Inscription.
USS Pampanito (SS-383)
has been designated a
National
Historic Landmark
This site represents national significance
in commemorating the history of the
history of the United States of America

 
Erected 1986 by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; San Francisco Maritime National Park.
 
Location. 37° 48.56′ N, 122° 24.978′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on Fisherman's Wharf north of The Embarcadero, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Pier 45, Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco CA 94133, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Liberty Ships – Born in World War II (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hyde Street Pier (approx. mile away); The Tubbs Cordage Building (approx. mile away); Sanitation at Sea (approx. mile away); Tug Sea Fox (approx. mile away); San Francisco Bay "Ark" (approx. mile away); Steam Donkey Engine (approx. mile away); Ferryboat Eureka (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in San Francisco.
 
Regarding USS Pampanito (SS-383).
USS <i>Pampanito</i> (SS-383) - marker visible behind the police barrier on Pier 45 image. Click for full size.
By Grace C. Miller, October 8, 2012
2. USS Pampanito (SS-383) - marker visible behind the police barrier on Pier 45
"Hull No. 230. Built for U.S. Maritime Commission by New England Ship Building Co., So. Portland, ME; June 1943"
 
Also see . . .  USS Pampanito (SS-383). (Submitted on August 26, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords. National Maritime Museum Association.
 
Categories. War, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
Monument near <i>Pampanito</i> commemorating the 52 U.S. Submarines lost in action during WWII image. Click for full size.
By Grace C. Miller, October 8, 2012
3. Monument near Pampanito commemorating the 52 U.S. Submarines lost in action during WWII
USS <i>Pampanito</i> (SS-383), under tow beneath the Golden Gate Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Bob Taylor, 1995
4. USS Pampanito (SS-383), under tow beneath the Golden Gate Bridge
- scene from the theatrical film Down Periscope.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 225 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.   4. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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