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U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School

 
 
U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 27, 2018
1. U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School Marker
Inscription.
This Mark of Commendation
is awarded to
The American
University

For effective co-operation
in training naval personnel
during World War II


U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School


James Forrestal
Secretary of the Navy
 
Erected by Navy Department.
 
Location. 38° 56.218′ N, 77° 5.264′ W. Marker is in Tenleytown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker can be reached from Nebraska Avenue NW north of New Mexico Avenue NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. On the side of the Hurst Building that faces the Quad. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington DC 20016, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Fletcher Hurst (here, next to this marker); Battelle Memorial Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean Cherry Trees (within shouting distance of this marker); Jeju Dolhareubang (within shouting distance of this marker); School of International Service (within shouting distance
U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, May 27, 2018
2. U.S. Navy Bomb Disposal School Marker
of this marker); American University September 11 Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Eliza Graydon (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tenleytown.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 27, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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