M1 90mm Anti-Aircraft Gun - Broadalbin - New York
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member swizzle
N 43° 03.375 W 074° 11.439
18T E 565908 N 4767379
Quick Description: I've never seen one like it before!
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 10/1/2009 11:09:44 AM
Waymark Code: WM7BJR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCRAZY
Views: 11

Long Description:
THE CHAPMAN.
CORNELL. PAVILION
DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF:
DR. BYRON CHAPMAN AND
LEWIS CORNELL
COMRADES IN ARMS
NEIGHBORS IN PEACE
THIS PLAQUE ERECTED AS A LIVING
MEMORIAL TO OUR COMRADES.
BY THE MEMBERS OF POST 337
OF THE AMERICAN LEGION. ON THIS
FOURTH DAY OF JULY 2005.

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I called this one the squidward gun for obvious reasons. It has 4 octopus like arms. This one is just off of Route 29 in the town of Broadalbin. I gave what I thought was a rather good inspection and couldn't find any metal tags that would be of use for identification. If anyone can point me in the right direction for identification on these guns then please let me know. Thank You, and Happy Waymarking, Swizzle & Family
What type of artillery is this?: Octopus Gun

Where is this artillery located?: Monument grounds

What military of the world used this device?: army

Date artillery was in use: 1/1/1943

Artillery is no longer operational: yes

Are there any geocaches at this location?:
no


Date artillery was placed on display: Not listed

Parking location to view this Waymark: Not Listed

Cost?: Not Listed

Still may work: Not Listed

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