World War II Memorial: Propeller from Heavy Cruiser U.S.S. Canberra CA-70/CAG-2

World War II Memorial: Propeller from Heavy Cruiser U.S.S. Canberra CA-70/CAG-2 (HM1D2N)

Location: Los Angeles, CA 90731 Los Angeles County
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N 33° 44.328', W 118° 16.735'

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Dedicated to the Gallant Men and Ships of the United State Navy

This exhibit made possible by the following firms and individuals: Propeller donated State of California, Dep't. of Education - pedestal design, Robert Blake - structural engineering, Moffatt & Nichol - pedestal steel from Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp. Pedestal fabricated, machined, assembled, and painted by Southwest Marine, Inc. - Propeller polished by Pacific Marine Propeller - Sealer by International Paint - storage, transportation and services by National Metal & Steel Corp. - site foundation Los Angeles Dep't. of Recreation and Parks - crane, rigging and installing Metropolitan Stevedore Co.
Project Coordinator I. Roy Coats
Georgian Rudder
Asst. Gen'l. Mgr., Pacific Region
Dept. of Recreation and Parks
Tom Bradley,
Joan M. Flores, Councilwoman 15th District
Project Coordinator I Roy Coats
Dedicated 7th December 1986
HM NumberHM1D2N
Year Placed1986
Placed ByCity of Los Angeles
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Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 11:24pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 381530 N 3733929
Decimal Degrees33.73880000, -118.27891667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 44.328', W 118° 16.735'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 44' 19.68" N, 118° 16' 44.10" W
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Area Code(s)310, 562, 424
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600 Sampson Way, Los Angeles CA 90731, US
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