Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
U.S.S. Maine Anchor
Here lie the remains
One hundred and sixty three
Men of the Maine's crew
Brought from Havana Cuba
Reinterred at Arlington
December twenty eighth
Location. 38° 52.584′ N, 77° 4.476′ W. Marker is in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia, in Arlington County. Marker can be reached from Sigsbee Avenue near Farragut Drive. Click for map. The marker and anchor are directly south of the USS Maine Memorial. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Myer VA 22211, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ignace Jan Paderewski (a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing); Mast of the USS Maine (a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing); United States Space Shuttle Challenger (within shouting distance of this marker); An Attempt to Rescue American Hostages Held in Iran (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Space Shuttle Columbia (within shouting distance of this marker); Canadian Cross of Sacrifice (within shouting distance of The Tuskegee Airmen of World War II (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Third Infantry Division, U.S. Army (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Arlington National Cemetery.
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