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Wahoo in Saunders County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

U.S.S. Wahoo SS 238

 
 
U.S.S. Wahoo SS 238 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 29, 2000
1. U.S.S. Wahoo SS 238 Marker
Inscription. In Memory of U.S.S. Wahoo SS 238 and her gallant crew who sank 20 Japanese ships before being sunk by enemy action October 11, 1943.

Crew of the U.S.S. Wahoo still on patrol.
 
Erected by U.S. Submarine Veterans of WWII.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Still On Patrol marker series.
 
Location. 41° 12.578′ N, 96° 37.376′ W. Marker is in Wahoo, Nebraska, in Saunders County. Marker is on N. Chestnut St. Touch for map. The marker is on the front lawn of the Sanders County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 433 N. Chestnut St (US 77), Wahoo NE 68066, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. USS Wahoo SS238 (a few steps from this marker); Saunders County (a few steps from this marker); The Armour and Company Icehouse (approx. 12.4 miles away).
 
Categories. War, World IIWaterways & Vessels

 
U.S.S. Wahoo SS 238 Marker with a submarine torpedo behind it. image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 29, 2000
2. U.S.S. Wahoo SS 238 Marker with a submarine torpedo behind it.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 161 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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