U.S.S. Arizona Memorial
War Memorial of the Pacific
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Public Law 87-201
by the 85th Congress
Approved March 15, 1958
Dwight D. Eisenhower
by 87th Congress
Approved September 6, 1961
John F. Kennedy
In addition to the $150,000 in appropriated funds, the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial was built with private funds contributed by Americans from throughout the United States, and $100,000 donated by the State of Hawaii.
The Pacific War Memorial Commission expresses gratitude to the many public officials, veterans organizations, other public and private groups and enterprises, and thousands of individual donors whose support made possible this memorial to the 2,4431 honored dead.
U.S. Army 228 · U.S. Navy 2,004 · U.S. Marine Corps 109
Location. 21° 21.906′ N, 157° 57.011′
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Naval Base Pearl Harbor (within shouting distance of this marker); This Sacred Site (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Arizona (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS Arizona Memorial (about 400 feet away); USS West Virginia Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); U. S. S. Missouri (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Golden Anchor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Honolulu.
Categories. • War, World II •
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