Crescent City in Del Norte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1982 by State Department of Parks and Recreation and Eureka Chapter 101 E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 497.)
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World II • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmark, and the E Clampus Vitus series lists.
Location. 41° 45.035′ N, 124° 11.794′ W. Marker is in Crescent City, California, in Del Norte County. Memorial is at the intersection of Front Street and Stamps Way, on the left Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crescent City CA 95531, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Remembering Billy Boone (within shouting distance of this marker); Crescent City Tsunami, 1964 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedication to Henry Sause, Jr. (approx. ¼ mile away); Battery Point Lighthouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Brother Jonathan Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Metcalf Grove (approx. 3.6 miles away); Simpson-Reed Discovery Trail (approx. 6.2 miles away); Simpson-Reed Grove (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crescent City.
More about this marker. Markers and memorial are located in Beach Front Park.
Also see . . . Military Museum. A detailed account of the attack on SS Emidio (Submitted on January 24, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 30 times this year. Last updated on December 11, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 24, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.