Manitowoc in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
has been designated a
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Military • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1986.
Location. 44° 5.553′ N, 87° 39.331′ W. Marker is in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, in Manitowoc County. Marker can be reached from Maritime Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Manitowoc WI 54220, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Peto (SS 265) (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Pogy (SS 266) (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Pompon (SS 267) (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Puffer (SS 268) (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Rasher (SS 269) U.S.S. Raton (SS 270) (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Ray (SS 271) (here, next to this marker); U.S.S. Redfin (SS 272) (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manitowoc.
Regarding U.S.S. Cobia. National Register of Historic Places:
USS COBIA (submarine) *** (added 1986 - - #86000087)
Also known as SS-245
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Naval Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 6, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Dewey, Arizona. This page has been viewed 872 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on January 6, 2011, by Bob (peach) Weber of Dewey, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.