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University of Arizona in Tucson in Pima County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

USS Arizona Mall Memorial

 
 
USS Arizona Mall Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, January 2, 2017
1. USS Arizona Mall Memorial Marker
Inscription.  This memorial honors the sacrifice made by the USS Arizona crew when Pearl Harbor was attacked on December 7, 1941. We remember the 1,177 who lost their lives, their 337 surviving shipmates, and all of their families. The plaza's flagpole represents the ship's foremast from which hung the bell that is now housed in the tower of the Student Union Memorial Center. The medallions displayed on these walls are inscribed with the names of those who lost their lives that fateful day.
 
Erected 2016.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II. A significant historical date for this entry is December 7, 1941.
 
Location. 32° 13.915′ N, 110° 57.139′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County. It is in University of Arizona. Memorial can be reached from East University Boulevard. The marker is at the west end of the campus mall and is only accessible by walking. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1212 E University Blvd, Tucson AZ 85721, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Arizona 1916 - Wilber L. "Bill" Bower U of A Outstanding Achievement Awards
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Old Main (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); University Streetcar Line (approx. ¼ mile away); Bicentennial Moon Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Campbell Greenway (approx. 0.3 miles away); George E. P. Smith Residence (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cannon-Douglass Residence (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tucson.
 
Also see . . .  USS Arizona Mall Memorial. You Tube video on the work on the memorial. (Submitted on January 2, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
USS Arizona Mall Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, January 2, 2017
2. USS Arizona Mall Memorial Marker
USS Arizona Mall Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, January 2, 2017
3. USS Arizona Mall Memorial Marker
USS Arizona Mall Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, January 2, 2017
4. USS Arizona Mall Memorial
Each medallion is inscribed with the sailor or marine’s home state, rank or rating and ship’s duties such as carpenter, cook, boatswain, coxswain, signalman, or bugler as a record of daily life aboard the Arizona.
USS Arizona Bell image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, January 2, 2017
5. USS Arizona Bell
USS Arizona Mall Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Kirchner, January 2, 2017
6. USS Arizona Mall Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2017. It was originally submitted on January 2, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 2, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.

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