Northern Mariana Islands
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.
By The Numbers
- $166,149,440 of Land & Water Conservation Fund Appropriated for Projects (since 1965) »
- $9,376,088 in Historic Preservation Grants (since 1969) »
- 1,880 Hours Donated by Volunteers »
- 38 National Register of Historic Places Listings »
- 2 National Historic Landmarks »
- 100,066 Objects in National Park Museum Collections »
- 3 Threatened & Endangered Species in National Parks »
- 1 Discover Our Shared Heritage Travel Itinerary »
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These numbers are just a sample of the National Park Service's work. Figures are for the fiscal year that ended 9/30/2015.