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Palatka, Florida: Torpedo Memorial

Large Mark XIV torpedo from WWII is the centerpiece of a memorial to the 52 submarines and over 3,500 U.S. submariners lost during that war.

100 Memorial Pkwy, Palatka, FL
On the river side of Memorial Pkwy between S. 2nd St. and St Johns Ave.
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Submarine Memorial

MK-14 torpedo, erected in honor of MIA/KIA Navy shipmates from World War II.

[Melissa, 03/17/2023]

According to a sign at the memorial, the Mark XIV "was the U.S. Navy's standard submarine-launched torpedo of World War II." The torpedo memorializes the 52 submarines and over 3,500 submariners lost by the U.S. during that war.

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