M 109A4+ Self Propelled Howitzer - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 25.003 W 075° 43.025
18T E 443894 N 5029494
Quick Description: M 109A4+ Self Propelled Howitzer is on permanent display inside the Lebreton Gallery of the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, Ontario. The M 109A4 provided mobile artillery support to tanks and infantry during the Cold War.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 7/13/2018 8:48:51 AM
Waymark Code: WMYQWP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
"This self-propelled howitzer provided mobile artillery support to tanks and infantry during the Cold War, and protected the gunners from shrapnel, small arms fire, and nuclear, biological, and chemical contamination. Part of the nine-person crew travelled on board; the others followed in a cargo vehicle carrying extra shells."

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Location restrictions:
Museum Hours: June 30 to September 3, 2018 Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. September 4, 2018 to March 31, 2019 Monday to Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fees: Adult $17 Senior $15 Student $13 Child (3-12) $11 Family (6 Pers. – Max 2 Adults) $43 Free Thursdays 5 to 8pm


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