Seattle in King County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Naval Training Station Seattle
World War I • 1917 - 1918
Trained 15,000 Naval Volunteers
Commander Miller Freeman, National Naval Volunteers
Rear Admiral Robert E. Coontz U.S. Navy
Commandant Thirteenth Naval District
Commemorating 50th Reunion, Company 1, May 20, 1967
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 47° 39.022′ N, 122° 18.486′ W. Marker is in Seattle, Washington, in King County. Memorial can be reached from North East Pacific Street. Located on west side of Warren G. Magnuson Health Sciences Building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1959 North East Pacific Street, Seattle WA 98195, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Shell House (approx. 0.4 miles away); George Washington (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1890 Seattle Fire Department Bell (approx. half a mile away); Medal of Honor Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Scion of the Washington ElmBoeing's Lake Union Seaplane Hangar (approx. 1.1 miles away); United Confederate Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Reverend George Whitworth Grave (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seattle.
Regarding Naval Training Station Seattle. Naval training camp established in the summer of 1917 on the campus of the University of Washington. Camp was established for training primarily of the Oregon and Washington Naval Militia that had been 'federalized' for active wartime service.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 4, 2019, by Lee C of Orting, Washington. This page has been viewed 80 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 4, 2019, by Lee C of Orting, Washington. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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