George Lansing Fox

George Lansing Fox (HM1GZ4)

Location: Lunenburg, VT 05906 Essex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 25.523', W 71° 45.141'

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One of the 4 Dorchester Chaplains


Called from his Gilman parish to serve as a Chaplain in World War II, First Lieutenant Fox died when the Dorchester was torpedoed in the North Atlantic. Giving his life jacket to a soldier, he perished with three other chaplains, in one of the most heroic acts of the War.
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HM NumberHM1GZ4
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Placed ByVermont Historic Sites Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 1:31am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 280913 N 4922805
Decimal Degrees44.42538333, -71.75235000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 25.523', W 71° 45.141'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 25' 31.38" N, 71° 45' 8.46" W
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Area Code(s)802
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3021 Oregon Rd, Lunenburg VT 05906, US
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