East Coast Memorial United States

New York, United States
Missing in Action

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East Coast Memorial New York City, New York
United States

ABMC Headquarters
2300 Clarendon Blvd.
Suite 500
Arlington, VA 22201
tel: 703-696-6900

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The East Coast Memorial is located within Battery Park in New York City.


The World War II East Coast Memorial is located in Battery Park, New York City. This memorial commemorates those soldiers, sailors, marines, coast guardsmen, merchant marines and airmen who met their deaths in the service of their country in the western waters of the Atlantic Ocean during World War II. Its axis is oriented on the Statue of Liberty. On each side of the axis are four gray granite pylons upon which are inscribed the name, rank, organization and state of each of the 4,611 missing in the waters of the Atlantic.


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