Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
U.S. Coast Guard World War II Operations in Louisville
World War II Operations
This plaque is dedicated to all who served in the Coast Guard during World War II from the Louisville area.
Presented by the Louisville area World War II Coast Guard Committee, nationally chartered to commemorate Coast Guard events of World War II
Erected 1993 by Louisville area World War II Coast Guard Committee,.
Location. 38° 15.552′ N, 85° 45.305′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West River Road and North 4th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the Mayor Andrew Broaddus Lifesaving Station, docked
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Life Saving Station 10 (here, next to this marker); Mayor Andrew Broaddus (here, next to this marker); Belle of Louisville (a few steps from this marker); Captain John F. Gilooly (a few steps from this marker); Visitors at Louisville Wharf / Louisville’s Steamboat Era (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Belle of Louisville (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis and Clark in Kentucky / York (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Irene Dunne (1898-1990) (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
Also see . . . Mayor Andrew Broaddus on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.