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Honolulu in Honolulu County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
 

United States Marine Corps

7 December, 1941

 
 
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
1. United States Marine Corps Marker
Inscription. United States Marines
Pearl Harbor
dedicated 10 November 2005
to Lt Colonel D R Fox
and the eighty seven men of the
Marine Detachment onboard
the USS Arizona
7 December 1941 at 0755
Born 10 July 1898
Died 7 December 1941
KIA aboard the USS Arizona
in defense of Pearl Harbor

A Salute
to
Lt Colonel D R Fox
on 4 October 1918
Sergeant Danny Fox earned
The French Croix de Guerre,
Army Distinguished Service Cross
and the Navy Cross for heroism.
Lt Colonel Fox was the most
combat decorated American aboard
the USS Arizona on 7 December 1941

 
Erected 2005 by United States Marine Corps.
 
Location. 21° 22.077′ N, 157° 56.351′ W. Marker is in Honolulu, Hawaii, in Honolulu County. Marker can be reached from Arizona Memorial Road. Touch for map. Marker is on the shore of Pearl Harbor, just north of the USS Arizona Anchor, at the World War II Valor In The Pacific National Monument. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Arizona Memorial Road, Honolulu HI 96818, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. USS Arizona Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lone Sailor

United States Marine Corps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
2. United States Marine Corps Marker
the main text
(within shouting distance of this marker); USS Seawolf (SS-197) (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Swordfish (SS-193) (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Tang (SS-306) (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Wahoo (SS-238) (within shouting distance of this marker); Mark 37 Electric Torpedo (within shouting distance of this marker); Regulus (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Honolulu.
 
Additional keywords. Pearl Harbor
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
United States Marine Corps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
3. United States Marine Corps Marker
the Colonel Fox text
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
4. United States Marine Corps Marker
full view of marker
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
5. United States Marine Corps Marker
marker as seen from the USS Arizona anchor
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By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
6. United States Marine Corps Marker
one of three panels listing names A - F
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 18, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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