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Gloucester in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument

 
 
Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
1. Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument
Inscription.  
With Thanks From The
People of Gloucester
To Our Sons Who
Served As
Merchant Mariners
1941 – 1945

 
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 42° 36.52′ N, 70° 40.604′ W. Marker is in Gloucester, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Western Avenue (Massachusetts Route 127) and Essex Avenue (Massachusetts Route 133), on the right when traveling north on Western Avenue. Located in Stacy Boulevard Waterfront Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gloucester MA 01930, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honor of Nathaniel Haraden (within shouting distance of this marker); Gloucester World War II Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Gloucester Fishermen's Wives Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nathaniel Warner Company Monument (about 700 feet away); Blynman Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stacy Esplanade (approx. 0.2
Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
2. Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument
Beyond the monument is Gloucester Harbor.
miles away); Gloucester Korean – Vietnam Veterans Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Stage Fort Fisherman's Field (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gloucester.
 
Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
3. Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument
Beyond the monument is Gloucester Harbor and Stage Fort Park at the right.
Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 26, 2010
4. Gloucester World War II Merchant Marine Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 30, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 874 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 30, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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