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In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women

 
 
In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 11, 2015
1. In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker
Inscription.
In Memory of
those Coast Guard Men and Women around
the world that served at sea, on land and
in the air during all of our country's
conflicts since our founding in 1790.
More especially to those extraordinary
Coast Guard heroes that made the ultimate
sacrifice during military action.

"Semper Paratus"

 
Location. 43° 3.604′ N, 86° 14.453′ W. Marker is in Grand Haven, Michigan, in Ottawa County. Marker can be reached from South Harbor Drive west of Y Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. This marker is located in Escanaba Park, very near the waterfront, along the riverfront boardwalk that extends along the south side of the Grand River. Marker is in this post office area: Grand Haven MI 49417, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To The Enlisted Men of the United States Coast Guard (a few steps from this marker); Escanaba Park (a few steps from this marker); Escanaba Memorial Park (a few steps from this marker); Shipwrecks and the Coast Guard / The Escanaba (within shouting distance of this marker); Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival
In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 11, 2015
2. In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker
View of the marker looking northwest along the walkway, towards the riverfront.
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Boardwalk (within shouting distance of this marker); Grand Trunk Depot (approx. half a mile away); Khardomah Lodge / Susan Hill Yerkes (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Haven.
 
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In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 11, 2015
3. In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker
View of the marker looking northeast along the walkway, towards the riverfront.
In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 11, 2015
4. In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker
View of the marker looking east along the walkway, towards the nearby Coast Guard Station.
In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, September 11, 2015
5. In Memory of the Coast Guard Men and Women Marker
View of the marker looking north, towards the Grand River.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 142 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 22, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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