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Special Marine Corps Units of W.W.II

1939 1946

 
 
Special Marine Corps Units of W.W.II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
1. Special Marine Corps Units of W.W.II Memorial
Inscription.
United States Marine Corps

The Difference

Dedicated to all the men and women who served in the U.S. Marine Corps and Navy personnel who served with them 1939-1946.

Defense Battalions
Antiaircraft. Artillery.
Airdrome Battalions. Glider Group. Bappage Balloon Squadrons. Parachute Battalions. Raider Battalions.
The Few. The Proud. The Marines.
 
Location. 42° 52.677′ N, 78° 52.829′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Marine Drive 0.1 miles from Marine Drive, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Memorial is in Veterans Park, at the Buffalo Naval and Military Park / Family Museum. It is just west of the Marine Drive loop split. It does not face the road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Naval Park Cove, Buffalo NY 14202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korea (a few steps from this marker); USS The Sullivans (DD-537) (within shouting distance of this marker); 65th Infantry Regiment, The Borinqueneers (within shouting distance of this marker); "Rust Bucket" (within shouting distance of this marker); Buffalo’s Irish Regiment
Base - Left Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
2. Base - Left Side
(within shouting distance of this marker); PTF-17 (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Submarine Veterans World War II (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Grenadier (SS210) (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Base - Right Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
3. Base - Right Side
Companion Map on Separate Pedestal image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
4. Companion Map on Separate Pedestal
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
5. Eastward
Memorial at left; map pedestal at right.
Special Marine Corps Units of W.W.II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 3, 2015
6. Special Marine Corps Units of W.W.II Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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