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US Submarine Veterans of WWII National Memorial East

Bridge Street, Groton, CT
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A memorial to the 52 WW 11 American submarines still on patrol.

The conning tower of the USS Flasher-SS-249- is the central structure of the memorial. One memorial... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jack L
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East Syracuse, New York
Nice Memorial Marker

This submarine veterans memorial marker is not far from the Submarine Museum and should be visited... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Alan S
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Raleigh, United States
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4 weeks ago
“A memorial to the 52 WW 11 American submarines still on patrol.”
24 Apr 2018
“Nice Memorial Marker”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The conning tower of the USS Flasher-SS-249- is the central structure of the memorial. One memorial stone list all 52 submarines that failed to return after a Pacific cruise. The list starts with the Sea Lion SS-195, December 10, 1941 ending with Bullhead SS-332, August...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

This submarine veterans memorial marker is not far from the Submarine Museum and should be visited. It is a somber reminder of the dedication and supreme sacrifices made by some for our freedoms.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

A memorial to all the lost submarines and crews is very touching and makes you proud to be an American. The Submarine Service suffered the highest casualty rate per capita of any branch of our military in WWII. Say a prayer and shed a tear.

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

We found this while on our way to a local restaurant... glad we stopped. It's a lovely memorial and easy to miss.

1  Thank RedColumbus
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

After leaving the Nautilus Museum, we came upon the United States Submarine Veterans Memorial. The memorial is dedicated to the 3,617 submariners who lost their lives during World War II. There are panels around the perimeter that list the submarine and the number of crew...More

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