M46 Patton Tank - Beech Creek, Pennsylvania
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N 41° 04.418 W 077° 34.702
18T E 283386 N 4550134
Quick Description: A M46 Patton Medium Tank on permanent display at Bitner-Bechdel American Legion Post 623, Beech Creek, Pennsylvania
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 1/21/2021 3:24:59 PM
Waymark Code: WM13P8F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
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Long Description:
A M46 Patton Medium Tank on permanent display at Bitner-Bechdel American Legion Post 623, Beech Creek, Pennsylvania
1. Manufacturer - Detroit Arsenal Tank Plant
2. Model - M 46 Patton
3. Country of origin - United States of America
4. Located - American Legion Post 623, Beech Creek, Pennsylvania
5. Years of operation - 1949-1957
6. Number built - 1,160 all variants
7. Campaigns - Korean Conflict
8. Crew - 5 person
9. Main Armament - 90 mm gun M4A1
10.Engine - Continental AV1790

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Location restrictions:
This tank is located on the grounds of Bitner-Bechdel American Legion Post 623, Beech Creek, Pennsylvania. There is a small Veteran Park located on the front lawn. There is no fee to visit and I saw no restrictions of visitation.


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