American Legion Artillery - Solvang California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member teeoff2
N 34° 35.805 W 120° 08.177
10S E 762633 N 3832054
Quick Description: Located in the Solvang Veterans Memorial, and in front of the American Legion Post 160.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/13/2009 11:46:43 AM
Waymark Code: WM66MM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCrazy
Views: 6

Long Description:
The Tag on the Howitzer reads as follows:

No. 3903 NFR
Mechanism, Recoil
75MM Pack Howitzer
M1A4
Rock Island Arsenal.
What type of artillery is this?: 75MM Howitzer

Where is this artillery located?: Veterans Building

What military of the world used this device?: US

Artillery is no longer operational: yes

Date artillery was in use: Not listed

Date artillery was placed on display: Not listed

Parking location to view this Waymark: Not Listed

Cost?: Not Listed

Still may work: Not Listed

Are there any geocaches at this location?: Not listed

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