• Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps on the steps of the Court of Honor

    American Memorial

    Park Northern Mariana Islands

Welcome, "Comprende yan untungho put y National Park."

American Memorial Park honors the American and Marianas people who gave their lives during the Marianas Campaign of World War II. 5,204 names are inscribed on a memorial which was dedicated during the 50th Anniversary of the Invasion of Saipan. Within the 133-acre boundary are white beaches, sporting areas, picnic sites,  playgrounds, walkways, and a 30-acre protected wetland and mangrove forest.

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Did You Know?

Enola Gay

Colonel Paul Tibbets and the crew of the Enola Gay flew their B-29 to Tinian Island, accompanied on Tinian by the B-29 "Bocks Car." The components for the two atom bombs, "Little Boy" and "Fat Man" were brought to Tinian by air, and the critical atomic core was sent by sea.