Bridgeport in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
U.S.S. Maine Memorial
Destroyed in Havana Harbor
February 15th 1898
This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaques marker series.
Location. 41° 9.596′ N, 73° 11.206′ W. Marker is in Bridgeport, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Soundview Drive and Monument Drive, on the left when traveling west on Soundview Drive. Touch for map. Located in Seaside Park, accessible from the intersection of Waldemere Avenue and Park Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Bridgeport CT 06604, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bridgeport Soldiers and Sailors Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Perry Memorial Arch (approx. ľ mile away); Roberto Clemente (approx. 0.6 miles away); James Henry OíRourke (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bridgeport (approx. 1.2 miles away); Abraham Lincolnís Visit (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bryant Electric Company World War I Monument (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bridgeport Korean War Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bridgeport.
Also see . . . Other markers and memorials related to the USS Maine. (Submitted on February 3, 2010.)
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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