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San Leandro in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Still on Patrol

 
 
Still on Patrol Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 20, 2016
1. Still on Patrol Memorial
Inscription. Three monuments honor the submarines and their crews lost during the Second World War:
U.S. Navy Submarines paid heavily for their success in World War II.
A total of 374 officers and 3121 men are on board these 52 U.S. Submarines still on "patrol"

Sealion • S-36 • S-26 • Shark I • Perch • S-27 • S-39 • Grunion • Argonaut • Amberjack • Grampus • Triton • Pickerel • Grenadier • Runner • R-12 • Grayling • Pompano • Cisco • S-44 • Dorado • Wahoo • Corvina • Sculpin • Capelin • Scorpion • Grayback • Trout • Tillibee • Gudgeon • Herring • Golet • S-28 • Robalo • Flier • Harder • Seawolf • Darter • Shark II • Tang • Escobar • Albacore • Growler • Scamp • Swordfish • Barbel • Kete • Trigger • Snook • Lagarto • Bonefish • Bullhead

We shall never forget that it was our submarines that held the lines against the enemy while our fleets replaced losses and repaired wounds. -- Fleet Admiral C. W. Nimitz, U.S.N.


USS Grampus (SS-207)
Last heard from on 3-5-43, all hands presumed lost

Ball, L.D. -- MOMM2 • Basel, J. -- EM2 • Bathgate, W.K.W. -- CTM • Beley, M., Jr. -- S2 • Benton, J.L. -- LTJG • Beresford, N.T. -- TMI • Biggy, V.T. MOMM1 • Black, C. -- STM3 • Bohler, R.J. TM3 • Bowlby, D.W. -- RM3 • Brunner, F.L. --
USS Grampus (SS-207) Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 20, 2016
2. USS Grampus (SS-207) Memorial
GM2 • Bruns, W.A., Jr. -- CRM • Burette, W.E. -- FI • Chaffin, K.L. -- SI • Collins, T.R. -- QM3 • Conley, C.J. EMI • Corder, E.F. -- SI • Corum, R.W. -- MOMM2 • Craig , J.R. -- LCDR • Dexter, R.L. -- FI • Dunnavant, J.H. -- MOMMI • Fanning, O.F. -- SC3 • Fenner, D.M. -- MAI • Gonzales, E. -- SC3 • Goodrum, H.C. -- MOMMI • Griffith, A.M. -- RMI • Guiller, R.P., III -- LT • Handy, W. -- SI • Haupt, E.P. -- LT • Hendry, W.C. -- FI • Herrin, H.E. -- SI • Joyce, M.P. -- FI • Kane, S. -- FI • Kilpatrick, D.J. -- SMI • Larson, H.R. -- EMI • Law, V.M. -- GM3 • McClure, W.J. -- SI • Merrill, W.R. -- LT • Michael, G.W. MOMMI • Moeller, W. -- CEM • Nash, J.H. -- MOMMI • Olexa, D.E. -- MOMM2 • O'Neal, J.W. -- CPHM • Patrick, C.W. -- CMOMM • Phelps, G.F. -- EM3 • Pillsbury, H.C. -- YI • Poyner, T.E. -- F2 • Presley, L.E. -- CGM • Purdom, V.M. -- TM3 • Roberts, L.H. -- TM3 • Rudd, C.E. -- TM3 • Sager, R.V. -- MOMMI • Sandell, I.J. -- LT • Sbisa, A.F. -- LT • Schmidt, W.B. -- EMI • Shafranski, F.D. -- SI • Shepard, M.W. -- TM2 • Tagesen, A.R. SI • Tevis, A.W. -- SM3 • Thomas, G.L. -- EM2 • Thomas, J.H. -- RM2 • Thrasher, R.T. -- TMI • Townley, M.C. -- FCI • Trego, R.V. -- F2 • Tremmel, L.E. -- MMI • Tuttle, M.P. -- EM2 • Vander Reyden, R. -- EM2 • Vedder, G.A. -- TMI • Walters, W.M. -- MOMM2 • Wilson, N.E. -- MOMMI

May They Rest in Peace, While on Eternal Patrol
USS Argonaut (SS-166) Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 20, 2016
3. USS Argonaut (SS-166) Memorial


USS Argonaut (SS-166)
Last heard from on 1-10-43, all hands presumed lost

Alexander, C.H -- YI •Alexander, R.D. -- OM2 • Allen, R.W. -- LT • Baker, C.H. -- CMOMM • Ball, R.N. -- SI • Beecham, T.W. -- CEM • Bergado, M.T. -- MAI • Bodak, J.B. -- MOMM2 • Bowers, F.H. -- FI • Bowker, G.A. -- LT • Boyt, R.H. -- CMOMM • Brooks, M.M. -- MOMM2 • Brown, V.M. -- MOMM2 • Campbell, C.K. -- MOMM2 • Carlisle, S.H. -- MOMMI • Cartmell, W.A. -- CMOMM • Cerrinack, C.J. -- CGM • Corbin, I.B. -- RMI • Cox, A. -- F2 • Davidson, R.C. -- GM3 • Davis, W.W. -- S2 • De Guzman, J. -- OCC • Dischner, D.H. -- MOMM2 • Everett, J.L., Jr. -- LT • Facchini, D.F. -- MOMM2 • Ferentz, J. -- S2 • Ferguson, C.V. -- SI • Finley, G.W. -- BM2 • Fitzgerald, W.D. -- GMI • Gasko, J. -- BM2 • Gilliland, J.A., Jr. -- SI • Goshen, R.L. -- GM2 • Hall, V.E. -- S2 • Hansen, E.J. -- EM2 • Harbison, R.N. -- TM3 • Harrison, E.H. -- SC3 • Hartman, D.R. -- MOMM2 • Hogg, F.M. -- MOMM2 • Hudson, B.J. -- RMI • Hunter, R. -- S2 • Jenkins, G.S. -- CGM • Kaplan, G. -- S2 • Kaylor, F.G. -- PHMI • Kelley, J.A. -- MOMMI • Kessinger, H. -- SCI • Knapp, A.L. -- QM3 • Kocis, G.N. -- ENS • Koller, F.M. -- TM3 • Lauder, G.E. -- TM2 • Lay, G.E. -- MOMM2 • Leaverton, C.C. -- EMI • Legler, K.R. -- RM3 • Leland, L.D. -- CRM • Lewis, F.H. -- EM3 • Logan, H.L. -- CMOMM • Lokey, G.A. -- EM2 • Los Banes, Z.L.
Still on Patrol Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 20, 2016
4. Still on Patrol Memorial
-- MA2 • Maloney, R.M., Jr. -- TMI • Martin, P.P. -- MA2 • McClelland, E. -- F2 • Miller, R.H. -- EM2 • Miller, W.F. -- SI • Miltner, B.G. -- LTJG • Morgan, T.M. -- FCM3 • Myers, W.H., Jr. -- SI • Narrow, T.A., Jr. -- SI • Nichols, R.F. -- EM3 • Olds, P.J. -- OS2 • Parker, B.B. -- SI • Parker, T. -- MOMM2 • Parsons, R., Jr. -- RM2 • Peevey, J.W. -- EM3 • Pierce, J.R. -- LCDR • Pritchard, W.L. -- FI • Ramos, M., Jr. -- OSI • Rasimas, A.J. -- CEM • Remillard, P.B. -- SM2 • Robertson, R.N. -- LT • Rolland, H.L. -- CGM • Rollins, G.M. SI • Romero, L. -- CCSTD • Roup, M.F. -- MOMMI • Rule, J. MOMM2 • Schempp, F.E. -- TM3 • Seidman, W.F. -- RM3 • Serafini, H.J. -- MOMM2 • Sheeks, D.C. -- Y2 • Sigler, E.W. -- MOMMI • Simoneau, F.W. -- LT • Smith, T.L. -- CBM • Spaeth, J.R. -- MOMM2 • Stanley, J. -- GM2 • Thomas, W.D. -- OC2 • Tingling, H.J. -- SI • Vesmas, J. -- GMI • Vierling, W.E. -- MOMMI • Wagner, E.J. -- MOMM2 • Wehner, W.G. -- FI • White, C.C., Jr. -- TM2 • White, T.A. -- SI • Widener, H.R. -- CY • Williams, R.W. -- TM3 • Winsor, W.D. -- GMI • Wylie, R.D. -- FI • Zintz, E.L. -- SC3

May They Rest in Peace, While on Eternal Patrol

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Still On Patrol marker series.
 
Location. 37° 41.725′ N, 122° 11.637′ W. Marker
Still on Patrol Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 20, 2016
5. Still on Patrol Memorial
is in San Leandro, California, in Alameda County. Marker is on Mulford Point Drive near Monarch Bay Drive, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1653 Mulford Point Drive, San Leandro CA 94577, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. San Leandro Oyster Beds (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Australian Aviators (approx. 2.3 miles away); First Successful Non-stop Trans-Pacific Air Flight (approx. 2.3 miles away); Estudillo Home (approx. 2.7 miles away); San Leandro – Industry (approx. 2.7 miles away); San Leandro – Cherry Festivals (approx. 2.8 miles away); Historic Daniel & Meta Best Home (approx. 2.8 miles away); Casa Peralta (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Leandro.
 
More about this marker. This memorial is next to the parking lot at the southern end of Mulford Point.
 
Also see . . .  On Eternal Patrol. The primary purpose of this site is to honor the men of the U.S. Submarine Force by attempting to put faces to as many of the names on the lists of lost submariners as possible. (Submitted on May 23, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. War, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
Plaque on the base of the Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 20, 2016
6. Plaque on the base of the Memorial
In Memory of a Loving Husband, Father & Grandfather
U.S. Submariner SS46 & SS 44
Sail into the Sunset Sailor
Emmett Ouimette
USS Grampus (SS-207) image. Click for full size.
By On Eternal Patrol
7. USS Grampus (SS-207)
USS Argonaut (SS-166) image. Click for full size.
By On Eternal Patrol
8. USS Argonaut (SS-166)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 193 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on May 23, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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