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BattlefieldsLundy's Lane Battlefield - Niagara Falls - ON, Canada

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Battle of Lundy's Lane took place on July 25, 1814. The Battlefield on Lundy's Lane in Niagara Falls, ON, Canada is now the location of the Drummond Hill Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 9/30/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesSt. Francis Xavier School -- Vicksburg MS

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St. Francis Xavier School was founded by the Roman Catholic Sisters of Mercy order in 1860. During the siege of Vicksburg, the building was converted into a field hospital for injured soldiers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsSt. Francis Xavier School - US Civil War - Vicksburg, MS

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St. Francis Xavier School was founded by the Roman Catholic Sisters of Mercy order in 1860. During the siege of Vicksburg, the building was converted into a field hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesPowder magazine -- Old Warren Co. Courthouse, Vicksburg MS

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An underground man-made cave dug into the side of a hill in downtown Vicksburg by Union Army Soldiers to store their supply of black gunpowder during the occupation of the city

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesOld Warren Co. Courthouse -- Vicksburg MS

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On 04 July 1863, the Confederate flag was replaced with the United States flag on top of the old Warren County Courthouse in Vicksburg. At that instant, everyone knew the siege was over.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesDuff Green House -- Vicksburg MS

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The Duff Green Mansion near downtown Vicksburg is on the US National Register of Historic Places, and served as a field hospital for BOTH sides during the siege of Vicksburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsDuff Green House - U. S. Civil War - Vicksburg, MS

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The Duff Green House, now a bed and breakfast listed on the U. S. National Register of Historic Places, served BOTH SIDES as a field hospital during the siege of Vicksburg from March-July 1863

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/29/2014

last visited: never

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Historic FortsZwinger - Buxtehude, Niedersachsen, Germany

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Der Buxtehuder Zwinger aus dem 13. Jhd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bubi68

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 9/22/2014

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersBattery Huger Fallout Shelter, Fort Sumter, SC

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A fallout shelter located at Battery Huger, active 1899-1943, a reinforced concrete coastal gun battery on Fort Sumter, SC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adenium

location: South Carolina

date approved: 9/21/2014

last visited: 9/18/2014

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World War II SitesJapanese Mass Gravesite

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Located here is the site of a mass grave hastily dug and recovered by the Allies after the surrender of Japan. What is here now is US Navy housing sitting atop the grave of 3,000 Japanese souls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SaltyDog20

location: Guam

date approved: 9/20/2014

last visited: never

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsCroatian War of Independence - Gornji Stupnik, Croatia

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Monument dedicated to the Croatian War of Independence in Gornji Stupnik, Croatia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GCEdo

location: Croatia

date approved: 9/16/2014

last visited: never

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World War II SitesGestapo Haus - Vienna, Austria

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A memorial to "Never Forget" is at the site of the former Gestapo Haus (House of the Gestapo) in Vienna, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 9/10/2014

last visited: never

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Historic FortsMalé pevnostní mesto Terezín / Former military fortress Terezín - Czech Republic

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Malé pevnostní mesto Terezín / Former military fortress Terezín

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member puczmeloun

location: Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 9/9/2014

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersMontgomery County Courthouse Fallout Shelter, Troy, NC

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Noticed the old Fallout Shelter sign as I was visiting in the area. The basement area of the courthouse was designated as an area fallout shelter in the event of the BIG one.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: 8/29/2014

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Historic FortsFronte Lamotte Historic Fort - Germersheim, Germany

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Erbaut zwischen 1834 und 1861 auf Anordnung Ludwigs I.ist die Festungsanlage Germersheim die größte bairische außerhalb Bayerns. / Buildt between 1834 and 1861 on the orders of Ludwig I Germersheim is the largest Bavarian fortress outside Bavaria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DieCacherGirls

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/26/2014

last visited: 8/27/2014

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsTo the Royal Navy personel... - Tallinn, Estonia

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This is a homage to the British Royal Navy seamen who fought and die during the Estonian Independence War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Estonia

date approved: 8/22/2014

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersCentral Catholic High School Toledo, Oh.

in Civil Defense Fallout Shelters

The shelter and sign can be found at the west entrance on Mettle Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rattrak

location: Ohio

date approved: 8/21/2014

last visited: never

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World War II SitesLaurinburg-Maxton Airbase - Glider Training Facility, Laurinburg, NC

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“Laurinburg-Maxton Army Air Base. Home of the First Troop Carrier Command, Laurinburg-Maxton was activated August 28, 1942.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: 8/21/2014

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBoston African American National Historic Site - Boston, MA

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The Boston African American National Site includes several buildings clustered together and a trail that traverses Beacon Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/20/2014

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsThe National Estonian Concert Hall - First World War - Tallinn, Estonia

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The National Estonian Concert Hall was used a field hospital during the First World War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Estonia

date approved: 8/19/2014

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersFarmersville Post Office - Farmersville, TX

in Civil Defense Fallout Shelters

The 1939 Farmersville US Post Office is located at 213 McKinney St, Farmersville, TX, 75442. They are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/17/2014

last visited: never

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World War II SitesPill Box - Harbour Road, Lydney, Gloucestershire, UK

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Along the walk to Lydney Harbour is this pill box overlooking the Severn estuary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/17/2014

last visited: never

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsLes Patriotes-St-Charles-sur-Richelieu -Québec,Canada

in Specific Wars Monuments and Memorials

A la mémoire des Patriotes mort pour la Patrie en 1837-1838! In memory of the dead Patriots for The Nation in 1837-1838!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 8/17/2014

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersJefferon County Court House - Steubenville, Ohio

in Civil Defense Fallout Shelters

This shelter sign can be found on the right side of the front door of the court house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rattrak

location: Ohio

date approved: 8/15/2014

last visited: never

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Historic FortsL'ouaisne Tower - St. Brelade, Jersey, Channel Islands

in Historic Forts

This tower was built around 1780 to defend the island of Jersey against French invasion.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 8/12/2014

last visited: never

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