Freeport in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
World War I Trench Mortar
Trophy cannon that saw service at
San Mihiel 240 millimeter gun was
obtained by DPB Mott Post GAR
given to American Legion dedicated
on Memorial Day 1921
Erected 2009 by Landmarks Preservation Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1921.
Location. 40° 39.009′ N, 73° 34.999′ W. Marker is in Freeport, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Guy Lombardo Avenue and Rose Street, on the left when traveling south on Guy Lombardo Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Freeport NY 11520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Col. James Dean (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crystal Lake Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Freeport Post Office (approx. ¼ mile away); Archer St. School (approx. ¼ mile away); Freeport Memorial Library War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Freeport Memorial Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Freeport Methodist Episcopal ChurchFreeport Historical Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Freeport.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 3, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 133 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 3, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.