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Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Navy Seabees

United States Navy Civil Engineer Corps

 

We Build We Fight

 
Navy Seabees Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 10, 2016
1. Navy Seabees Monument
Inscription.

With willing hearts and skillful hands
the difficult we do at once
The impossible takes a bit longer

Seabees Can Do


 
Location. 38° 30.014′ N, 90° 17.116′ W. Marker is in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Missouri, in St. Louis County. Marker is at the intersection of Flagstaff Drive and Rostrum Drive, on the right when traveling east on Flagstaff Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2900 Sheridan Road, Saint Louis MO 63125, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II Merchant Marine Seamen and Navy Armed Guard Memorial (here, next to this marker); United States Marine Corps (here, next to this marker); Fallen Marines and FMF Corpsmen Hero Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Chosin Few (a few steps from this marker); All Sea Service Women (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Submariners Lost in World War II (a few steps from this marker); 4th Marine Division (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named 4th Marine Division (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
 
Also see . . .
1. Seabees Official Website. (Submitted on July 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Monuments at Flagstaff Drive and Rostrum Drive image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 10, 2016
2. Monuments at Flagstaff Drive and Rostrum Drive

2. United States Navy Seabees. (Submitted on July 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. (Submitted on July 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 25 times this year. Last updated on October 15, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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