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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Aiea in Honolulu County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
 

USS Parche

 
 
USS Parche Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
1. USS Parche Marker
Inscription. Launched 24 July 1943 (shield logo) Commissioned 20 November 1943 USS Parche SS-384 These men served aboard during her six war patrols ( 191 names) * Wolf Pack Commander ** Commanding Officer of USS Parche *** Lost at Sea- - 10 February 1945 **** Commander of USS Parche Awarded Congressional Medal of Honor
 
Erected by Churchill J. Campbell Family.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 21° 22.135′ N, 157° 56.323′ W. Marker is near Aiea, Hawaii, in Honolulu County. Marker can be reached from Arizona Memorial Rd. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Ford Island Bridge, Aiea HI 96701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kaiten (a few steps from this marker); U.S.S. Bowfin (SS287) (within shouting distance of this marker); Lost Submarine Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Mark 14 Steam-Driven Torpedo (within shouting distance of this marker); 40 MM Quad Gun Assembly (within shouting distance of this marker);
USS Parche Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
2. USS Parche Marker
full view of marker, with USS Bowfin in the background
Regulus (within shouting distance of this marker); Mark 37 Electric Torpedo (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Seawolf (SS-197) (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
Additional keywords. Congressional Medal of Honor
 
Categories. War, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
USS Parche Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
3. USS Parche Marker
marker can be seen at a distance, with the Coning Tower Pavillion
USS Parche Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
4. USS Parche Marker
USS Parche Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
5. USS Parche Marker
USS Parche Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, December 4, 2017
6. USS Parche Marker
view into the coning tower
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 23, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 62 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 23, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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