Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
WW II U.S. Submarine Memorial
Fleet Admiral C.W. Nimitz, USN
In memory of the crews of the 52 United States submarines lost in World War II
Sealion Grenadier Grayback Tang
S-36 Runner Trout Escolar
S-26 R-12 Tullibee Albacore
Shark I Grayling Gudgeon Growler
Perch Pompano Herring Scamp
S-27 Cisco Golet Swordfish
S-39 S-44 S-28 Barbel
Grunion Dorado Robalo Kete
Argonaut Wahoo Flier Trigger
Grampus Corvina Harder Snook
Amberjack Sculpin Seawolf Lagarto
Triton Capelin Darter Bonefish
Pickerel Scorpion Shark II Bullhead
Patrol in Peace
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World II • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Still On Patrol series list.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9285 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News VA 23607, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Four Heroic Chaplains (a few steps from this marker); U.S.S. Scorpion SSN 589 (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); A Behemoth in the Field (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pearl Harbor Survivors (about 300 feet away); Virginia War Museum (about 400 feet away); Ferguson Park (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Ferguson Park (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Also see . . . Virginia War Museum. Historic Newport News (Submitted on August 4, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 4, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,174 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 4, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.