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Alexandria, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Submarine Screw (Propeller)

USS Pompon (SS 267)

 
 
Submarine Screw (Propeller) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 30, 2018
1. Submarine Screw (Propeller) Marker
Inscription.
Gato Class WWII Fleet Submarine

Conducted nine war patrols in the Pacific.
Awarded four Battle Stars
Commissioned March 17, 1943
De-commissioned April 1, 1960


 
Location. 38° 48.344′ N, 77° 2.322′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Virginia. Marker is on Thompsons Alley east of North Union Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Cameron Street, Alexandria VA 22314, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Engin Artemel (within shouting distance of this marker); Visiting Old Town (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Living History (about 300 feet away); The Civil War Comes to Alexandria (about 400 feet away); Torpedo Factory Art Center / United States Naval Torpedo Station (Building Two) (about 500 feet away); Torpedo Factory Art Center (about 500 feet away); Alexandria (about 500 feet away); Waterfront Walk (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
 
Categories. War, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
Submarine Screw image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 30, 2018
2. Submarine Screw
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2018, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 1, 2018, by Devry Jones of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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