USS Maine Memorial

Davenport Park
Main St at Cedar St
Bangor, Penobscot County, Massachusetts




"To the memory of
The Soldiers and Sailors
The Spanish American War
Shield and scrolls
recovered from wreckage of
USS Maine
blown up Havana Harbor, Cuba
February 15. A.D. 1898
Erected by the
City of Bangor
A.D. 1922"
"Bangor Victory Platoon
Here, on August 22, 1943, 
fifty six 17 year old volunteers enlisted in the U.S. Navy. 
they were the largest group from Maine to enlist
in the Navy during World War II
- Dedicated August 22, 1998"


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Can you offer a place to pitch my tent? One of the largest expenses of this tour is camping and lodging fees. I usually arrive at my campsite just before dusk and depart prior to 8:30 AM. Click on the "Contact" menu option to send me a message.