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Introduction
1)
Title
National World War II Memorial
2)
Town, State
Washington, DC
3)
ID #
1268
4)
Compilation Date (Initial)
May 31, 2004
5)
Compilation Date (Latest)
April 15, 2007
6)
Site Worked Last
July 16, 2007
Content
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1)
Self-sacrifice
2)
War Dead or those Serving and Dying
3)
Not Applicable
4)
Male and Female
5)
Combination
6)
World War II
Design
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1.)
Man-made
2.)
Inscription/Text Design
Integrated
3)
Diorama|model|complex
4)
Stone/rock
5)
Big
6)
Four +
7)
Inscribed/lettered directly
8)
Text available, partial
9)
Yes (see below)
9.1)
Image numbering/location
2300-906.1, 2300-906.2, 2300-906.3, 2300-906.4, 2300-906.5, 2300-906.6, 2300-906.7, 2300-906.8, 2300-906.9, 2300-910.10
10)
Design Preservation
Good
11)
Inscript. Separate from M|M
No
12)
Designers
12.1)
Designer 1
Artist/Artistic Group: St. Florian, Friedrich
12.2)
Designer 2
Artist/Artistic Group: Kaskey, Raymond J.
13)
Fabricators/Builders
Known
13.1)
Fabricator/Builder 1
Tompkins Builders 
13.2)
Fabricator City
Washington 
13.3)
Fabricator State
DC 
13.4)
Fabricator Country
United States 
13.5)
Fabricator/Builder 2
Grunley Construction
13.6)
Fabricator/Builder 3
Walsh Construction
Setting
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1)
Architectural space
2)
Open Space , Water
3)
Appearance/Setting
Completed
3.1)
Appeal of the Item
6 Very Good
3.2)
Setting appears appropriate
7 Exceptional
3.3)
Traffic near for access, distanced for appreciation
5 Good
3.4)
Visualization and panorama
6 Very Good
3.5)
Opportunity to view, to enjoy the item
6 Very Good
3.6)
Overall Averaged Score
6.0 Very Good (Given a 1.0 - 7.0 Range)
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4)
December 1987
5)
May 29, 2004
6)
Not Entered
7)
Not Entered
9)
Mall/Mall-like site
10)
Other Monuments on Site
101 , 104
11)
Satisfactory
12)
FedGov-National Park Service
Themes
1)
MonumentsandMemorials.com Themes
No Perceived Theme Match
2)
National Historic Landmark Themes
No Perceived Theme Match
Demography
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1)
File Number
12
2)
Town/City
Washington
3)
County
District of Columbia
4)
District
Intentionally Blank
5)
State
DC
6)
Zip
20024
7)
Country
United States
8)
Latitude (GPS)
38.8892500000
9)
Longitude (GPS)
-77.0401000000
10)
Intersecting Street 1
17th St SW
11)
Intersecting Street 2
Independence Ave SW
12)
Additional Identifier 1
National Mall
13)
Additional Identifier 2
West Potomac Park
15)
Man-made
16)
16.1)
Citizens/residents
16.2)
Government, Federal -- Exec / Other
16.3)
Membership Group/Public Contribution
16.4)
Veterans group(s)
17)
1914-1945
18)
Compilation Date (Initial)
May 31, 2004
19)
19.1)
Newspaper
19.2)
Website
20)
Compilation Date (Latest)
April 15, 2007
21)
Compilation Technique (Latest)
21.1)
Site Survey
21.2)
Government Materials
21.3)
Newspaper
21.4)
Website
22)
Source Originator
monumentsandmemorials.com
Comments and Notes
MAKERS ADDITIONAL:Granite inscription -- Nick Benson and stone mason associates; Landscape architect -- James van Sweden; Architectural engineering -- leo A. Daly (SIRIS)
SITE DEVELOPMENT: "When Congress authorized the memorial in 1993, it placed the project under the direction of the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) (Monument website, above).



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