Light Trench Mortar - Tatura, Vic, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 36° 26.413 E 145° 13.926
55H E 341546 N 5965770
Quick Description: A mortar in the Tatura Garden of Remembrance
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 8/29/2018 8:45:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMZ26K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
The 7.58cm light trench mortar or mine launcher (Minenwerfer) was captured during the First World War and later shipped back to Australia, the mortar has been on display since 1925
What type of artillery is this?: Light Trench Mortar

Where is this artillery located?: Monument grounds

What military of the world used this device?: German army

Cost?: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Artillery is no longer operational: no

Still may work: no

Are there any geocaches at this location?:
no


Date artillery was in use: Not listed

Date artillery was placed on display: Not listed

Parking location to view this Waymark: Not Listed

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