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Remembering FEPOWLt. Charles M. Cannon, Jr. - Evergreen Cemetery - Gainesville, FL

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During WWII, Lt. Charles M. Cannon, Jr. was stationed in the Philippines where he was taken as a prisoner of war. His grave is located in the Evergreen Cemetery in Gainesville, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/28/2016

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsWardlaw-Smith House - U.S. Civil War - Madison, FL

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The Wardlaw-Smith House, also known as the Smith Mansion, served as a Confederate hospital after the 1864 Battle of Olustee. The house was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places on June 30, 1972.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/25/2016

last visited: never

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World War II SitesJapanese Torpedos - US Naval Academy, Maryland

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This Japanese Torpedo is the largest enemy weapon of its kind encountered in World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/14/2016

last visited: never

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World War II SitesMK14 Torpedo - Kingsland, GA

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A large WWII era torpedo that was left over from the war was donated to the Georgia State Department to be put on display here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Georgia

date approved: 4/14/2016

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersU.S. Post Office Shelter - California, Missouri

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This shelter built because of the proximity of Whitman Air Force Base and a target of a Nuclear attack.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/9/2016

last visited: never

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World War II SitesWWII Gun Emplacements -- Angel's Gate Park, San Pedro CA

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Large artillery batteries installed at the former Fort MacArthur Army Base in San Pedro CA during WWII are part of Angel's Gate Park today

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: California

date approved: 4/9/2016

last visited: 3/10/2016

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World War II SitesWWII pillbox -- AZ Overlook, Hoover Dam nr Boulder City NV

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A pillbox high on the hill protected Hoover Dam from the AZ side during WWII.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arizona

date approved: 4/9/2016

last visited: 3/4/2016

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesBollinger Mill State Historic Site - Bollinger MO

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The Mill was burnt down by the Union Army to prevent flour and meal to be sent to the Confederate Army.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/9/2016

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersRiver House Apartments - Binghamton, NY

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Built in the 1960s, it still has a sign by the side entrance for a fallout shelter. They do not list the fallout shelter as an amenity on their website. The do have covered garage parking.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff

location: New York

date approved: 4/8/2016

last visited: never

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Historic FortsRÖMERKASTELL SAALBURG, Bad Homburg, Germany

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Dieses von den Römern erbaute Kastell wurde ab dem Jahr 1900 wieder vollständig aufgebaut. *** This Fort was built by the Romans starting at 85 AD. Reconstruction startet in 1900 AD.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 4spring

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 3/31/2016

last visited: 4/2/2016

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Luftwaffe Radar RuinsPoste d'observation, support radar de la pointe Saint Gildas, Préfailles

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En avant de ce poste, une sorte de losange bétonné supporte, à l'époque, un radar repérant les navires et un grand télémètre permettait, sur la plage, de mesurer la distance de l'objectif visé.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 3/29/2016

last visited: 4/6/2016

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World War II SitesLa pointe Saint Gildas, Préfailles

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Les Allemands construisent de nouveaux blockhaus pour renforcer la protection de l'estuaire de la Loire. Le site de la pointe Saint-Gildas est l'un d'eux. The Germans are building new bunkers to strengthen the protection of the Loire estuary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 3/28/2016

last visited: 4/6/2016

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesThe Civil War in St. Joseph - St. joseph MO

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The Civil War in St. Joseph across the street from the 1860's Pony Express St.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/25/2016

last visited: 4/27/2015

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U.S. Civil War SitesFirst Baptist Church - Richmond, VA

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A former historic church now is part of the Virginia Commonwealth University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/24/2016

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsFirst Baptist Church - Richmond, VA

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A former historic church now is part of the Virginia Commonwealth University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/24/2016

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersGillespie County Courthouse -- Fredericksburg TX

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The Gillespie County courthouse is a civil defense fallout shelter fn the worst case scenario happens

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/22/2016

last visited: 12/20/2015

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersGirls' Entrance Fallout Shelter - La Fargeville Central School, NY

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Second of two shelters located in the Lafargeville Central School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 3/22/2016

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersBoys' Entrance Fallout Shelter - Lafargeville Central School, NY

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One of two Fallout Shelter locations at the Lafargeville Central School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 3/22/2016

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsThe Bridge of Remagen - Remagen - RLP - Germany

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Battle of The Bridge of Remagen in World War II

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesColonial Williamsburg - Williamsburg, VA

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Over 400 years in the making, Colonial Williamsburg is one of the most historically rich areas in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesWren Building - Williamsburg, VA

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The oldest college building still in use in the United States is located in Williamsburg, VA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesYorktown Battlefield - Yorktown, VA

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What is left of a fortification during the battle of Yorktown in the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 4/14/2016

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesSmithsonian Museum of American History - Washington, D.C

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This is one of many museums along the Washington National Mall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Williamsburg - Williamsburg, VA

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The Battle of Williamsburg took place during the Civil War on May 5, 1862.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: never

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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesDecature Dorsey - Ellicott City, MD

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A plaque about a black civil war hero.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 3/21/2016

last visited: 4/17/2016

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