Denver in Denver County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
USS Colorado BB-45
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
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.. Touch 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); Logans 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denver.
Categories. • Military • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2011, by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,006 times since then and 67 times this year. Last updated on August 18, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 13, 2011, by Charles T. Harrell of Woodford, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.