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Saturday, August 15, 2015

anchors ' aweigh ' ....

US  Navy  Memorial 
701  Pennsylvania  Ave
adjacent  to  the  FBI  building
and  across  from
National  Archives
a  tribute  to honor
all  personnel  of
the Navy and 
other  sea  services

The  Plaza  is  surrounded 
by 26  bronze  reliefs
of  the  various  services
a  bronze  statue  
' Lone Sailor '
 by  Stanley  Bleifeld
circa 1987
eleven  replicas 
of  the lone sailor 
in  memorials  throughout  the US
(  one  is  located  in Jacksonville, Florida )