Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Portland Memorial
USS Portland CA33 Heavy Cruiser W.W. II Battle Record Coral Sea Midway Guadalcanal Kiska Tarawa Makin Marshalls Palau Hollandia Leyte Landings Leyte Landings Surigo Strait Manila Bay Okinawa Accepted Japanese Surrender at Truk Sept. 2, 1945
To honor all Marines who served aboard the gallant ship. Presented by the United States Seagoing Marine Association
Location. 43° 39.945′ N, 70° 14.401′ W. Marker is in Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of Eastern Promendade and Vesper Street, on the right on Eastern Promendade. Touch for map. Marker is located in Fort Allan Park at the entrance to Casco Bay. Marker is in this post office area: Portland ME 04101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arctic Campaign Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Portland Maine Fort Allen Park GAR memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Boxer and Enterprise (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Portland Maine Fort Allen Park USS Maine Memorial (about 300 feet away); George Cleeves Memorial
Categories. • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels •
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