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210MM German Howitzer Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Countrydragon
N 35° 43.927 W 081° 20.473
17S E 469143 N 3954290
Quick Description: Marker is in Hickory, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is on Main Ave. NW.
Location: North Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 1/31/2010 1:26:57 PM
Waymark Code: WM85A5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy
Views: 4

Long Description:
Placed here in Memory of the Men from this community who participated in the World War

Rededicated by American Legion Post 48 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1957 to all veterans man and women of this area
May 24, 1998
What type of artillery is this?: 210MM German Howitzer

Where is this artillery located?: Park

What military of the world used this device?: World War

Date artillery was placed on display: 5/24/1998

Artillery is no longer operational: yes

Still may work: no

Date artillery was in use: Not listed

Parking location to view this Waymark: Not Listed

Cost?: Not Listed

Are there any geocaches at this location?: Not listed

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