Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Columbia in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

U.S. Submarine Veterans

World War II

 
 
U.S. Submarine Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 7, 2019
1. U.S. Submarine Veterans Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to all submariners
of World War II
wherein 3,617 men
and 52 submarines were lost

We honor those men and all who served with them

 
Erected 2001 by The Red Rose Chapter and Weaver Memorials of Central Pennsylvania.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World IIWaterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Still On Patrol series list.
 
Location. 40° 2.05′ N, 76° 29.941′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Memorial is on Locust Street north of Lancaster Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 462), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 525 Locust Street, Columbia PA 17512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel Wright (here, next to this marker); "The Returned Soldier" (within shouting distance of this marker); First National Bank (approx. 0.4 miles away); Columbia (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln Highway
U.S. Submarine Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 7, 2019
2. U.S. Submarine Veterans Marker
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Susquehannock Apartments (approx. 0.4 miles away); Railroads During the Civil War (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Columbia (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 88 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on April 9, 2021, by Annette Fillmore of York, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 7, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

Share This Page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=170545

Paid Advertisement
May. 13, 2021