North Tonawanda in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In Memory of Stephan Butski, U.S.M.C.
S/S Bee made and donated by Skrlin Coating and Blasting, Ltd., Niagara Falls, NY
[lower plaque] Island X-8 honors RADM James C. Doebler (Ret.) for his participation in the dedication of the Stainless Steel Steel Bee Memorial on November 11, 2010. S/S built by Steve Skrlin and Victor Green. S/S Bee designed by Alexander W. Kravitz.
Erected 2010 by Skrlin Coating and Blasting, Ltd.
Location. 43° 2.342′ N, 78° 53.227′ W. Marker is in North Tonawanda, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on River Road (New York State Route 266) 0.2 miles north of Wheatfield Street (New York State Route 429), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is in Fisherman's Park which is sandwiched between River Road and the east branch of the Niagara River. Memorial is at the U.S. Navy Seabee Veterans memorial. Marker is in this post office area: North Tonawanda NY 14120, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of Joseph E. Darlak, SKIc (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Navy Seabee Veterans (a few steps from this marker); The "Highspeed Line" (within shouting distance of this marker); Combat Wounded Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Marines (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Once Around is Never Enough (approx. one mile away); Herschell-Spillman Steam Boiler (approx. one mile away); North Tonawanda (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Tonawanda.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 27, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.