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Pottstown in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

M5 3-Inch Anti-Tank Gun

World War II

 

— In Service 1943 - 1945 —

 
M5 3-Inch Anti-Tank Gun Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
1. M5 3-Inch Anti-Tank Gun Marker
Inscription.  
Developed by the U.S. to Combat German Armored Vehicles in the Italian and Northwest Europe Campaigns.

Currently Used by the Presidential Salute Battery.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 40° 15.057′ N, 75° 39.371′ W. Marker is in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Memorial can be reached from Manatawny Street 0.1 miles south of West 2nd Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 75 W King St, Pottstown PA 19464, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pottstown World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); In Honor and Remembrance (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Varsity Club Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); All Veterans Walk of Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pottsgrove Manor (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Pottsgrove Manor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pottstown.
 
M5 3-Inch Anti-Tank Gun Display image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, November 20, 2020
2. M5 3-Inch Anti-Tank Gun Display
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 21, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 22 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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