With an estimated population of 193,000 residents, Mobile is the third-largest city in the state of Alabama, as well as the most-populous municipality on the stretch of Gulf Coast between New Orleans, LA and St. Petersburg, FL. One of its nicknames is "The City of Six Flags", which refers to the flags of six states that ruled over Mobile, that are part of its seal. At least, until now
. If you find yourself in Mobile, do not miss the opportunity to visit the USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park
, which is dedicated to all the U.S. Army veterans from Alabama, who served in the U.S. Army from WW II to Operation Desert Storm.