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This beautiful brass statue is located in downtown Norfolk near the USS Wisconsin on Wisconsin... read more

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Beautiful statue

Loved visiting this statue which was right next to the Battleship Wisconsin. A beautiful tribute to... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
lynnc156
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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful brass statue is located in downtown Norfolk near the USS Wisconsin on Wisconsin Square. It's a memorial to all seamen lost while serving on U.S. Navy ships. It's a wonderful and solemn tribute to the great sacrifices made by the men and women...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Loved visiting this statue which was right next to the Battleship Wisconsin. A beautiful tribute to a sailor.

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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Stop by. This is one of 15 copies of the statue, part of the Navy Memorial's "Lone Sailor Statue Outreach Program" on Pennsylvania Ave in Washington (Google it). In my visits there, I've never noticed the statue, but here in this waterside context in Norfolk,...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2018

The statue is a lovely addition to a lovely waterside park. As a matter of fact, as I sit here typing, I'm waiting for my guests to arrive because we're going to drive down there from West Ocean View to try out a new restaurant...More

Thank elizabeth m
Reviewed August 13, 2018

You can see the statue from the ship, but it's worth a stop as you walk around the area. What a life our sailors throughout history have had!

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Reviewed July 17, 2018

Traveling with our local Sea Scout unit, I noticed the monument from the deck of the USS Wisconsin and realized it was a replica of the Navy memorial in Washington D.C. After touring the WhisKY, my son and I walked around the dock to view...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2018

The statue pays tribute to those tat have gone to sea in our defense, leaving family and friends. Located in Town Point Park in Norfolk, VA which is a great location on the Elizabeth River. The park features many ongoing activities and festivals and it's...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2018

This is a beautiful statue over near the Waterside area. The statue is just one part of this wonderful area in Norfolk.

Thank KAG724
Reviewed May 9, 2018

All the brass statues were amazing. The facial expressions were authentic and the scale was perfect. Great job to the artists that created them!!

Thank tubtent6
Reviewed April 30, 2018

This statue is probably not a destination on its own, unless you have a special connection, but it is good to see the human scale in contrast to the behemoth USS Wisconsin, which overlooks it at Town Point Park.

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