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Near Starke in Clay County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Howitzer, 105 MM

Camp Blanding Museum & Memorial Park

 
 
Howitzer, 105 MM Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 13, 2021
1. Howitzer, 105 MM Marker
Inscription.  
Howitzer, 105 MM
M101A1,
Light, Towed


Origin: United States
Ammunition: HE
Range: 12,141 Yards Max.
Crew: 8
Rate of Fire: 3 Rounds/Minute
Note: 10,202 Produced 1941-1953
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, ColdWar, KoreanWar, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1941.
 
Location. 29° 58.775′ N, 81° 59.001′ W. Marker is near Starke, Florida, in Clay County. Memorial can be reached from Minden Street just east of Tallahassee Street, on the right when traveling east. Located within the Camp Blanding Museum & Memorial Park, near the entrance to Camp Blanding. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5629 State Route 16 West, Starke FL 32091, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Truck, Utility, 4x4 (a few steps from this marker); Helicopter, Light Observation (a few steps from this marker); Helicopter, Medivac, UH-1 “Huey” (a few steps from this marker); Gun, 40MM, M42, "Duster" (within shouting distance of this marker); Tank, Main Battle
Howitzer, 105 MM Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 13, 2021
2. Howitzer, 105 MM Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Firebase Florida (within shouting distance of this marker); Howitzer, 8IN (203MM) (within shouting distance of this marker); BRDM-2 (Scout Reconnaissance Vehicle) (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Starke.
 
Also see . . .  105 MM Light Howitzer, Towed. (Submitted on August 5, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 5, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 5, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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