Washington Court House in Fayette County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
104mm German Cannon
World War 1917 - 1918
Commemorating the Allied Victory
Location. 39° 32.333′ N, 83° 26.114′ W. Marker is in Washington Court House, Ohio, in Fayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Court / Columbus Street (U.S. 22/62) and Washington Avenue (U.S. 22), on the right when traveling north on Court / Columbus Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 517 Columbus Avenue, Washington Court House OH 43160, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Bicentennial Memorial (here, next to this marker); Morris Sharp House (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Fayette County World War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); War Savings Quota (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fayette County War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Washington Cemetery (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington Court House.
1. Gun Model
This is a Model 1916 German Light Field Howitzer with a 10.4 cm bore.
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I •
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