USS Arizona Anchor
A Solemn Reminder
The ship had three anchors. The crew used one
in calm seas, two during foul weather, and the
third as a spare. Each weighs nearly ten tons.
Notice the size of the anchors compared to
the size of the Arizona.
(photo of “Arizona” in dry dock, showing two anchors)
Location. 21° 22.062′ N, 157° 56.355′ W. Marker is in Honolulu, Hawaii, in Honolulu County. Marker can be reached from Arizona Memorial Road. Marker is on the center walkway, near the shoreline, directly west of the main entrance to the World War II Valor In The Pacific National Monument, Pearl Harbor. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Arizona Memorial Road, Aiea HI 96701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lone Sailor (a few steps from this marker); United States Marine Corps (within shouting distance of this marker); Fall and Rise of the Fleet (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Seawolf (SS-197)
Categories. • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 8, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.