Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
USS Grenadier (SS210)
Lost in Action April 22, 1943
Crewmen that died in P.O.W. camp: Doyle, Charles - MOMM1; Linder, Charles - MOMM2; Guico, Justiano - MATT1; Snyder, George - F1.
George Stauber, a survivor of the Grenadier, was a local sub vet chapter member.
Erected 2005 by U.S. Submarine Veterans of World War II - Niagara Frontier, Grenadier Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Still On Patrol marker series.
Location. 42° 52.688′ N, 78° 52.874′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from Marine Drive 0.2 miles west of Erie Street. Touch for map. Memorial is in Veterans Park, at the Buffalo Naval & Military Park. It is along the Buffalo River by the boarding walkway for the USS Croaker. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Naval Park Cove, Buffalo NY 14202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Submarine Veterans World War II (here, next to this marker); Buffalo’s Irish Regiment (a few steps from this marker); "Rust Bucket" Poland’s Contribution in the Second World War, 1939 - 1945 (a few steps from this marker); This Memorial is Dedicated to All of the Service Members from WNY (within shouting distance of this marker); Dedicated to the Memory of the Brave Men (within shouting distance of this marker); 65th Infantry Regiment, The Borinqueneers (within shouting distance of this marker); Korea (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
Also see . . .
1. USSS Grenadier (SS210) - Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. Buffalo Naval & Military Park. (Submitted on June 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 285 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on September 6, 2015, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 25, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.