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Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

210MM German Howitzer

Surrendered to U.S. 1918,

 
 
210MM German Howitzer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 2, 2009
1. 210MM German Howitzer Marker
Inscription.  Placed here in Memory of the Men from this community who participated in the World War
Insert
Rededicated by American Legion Post 48 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1957 to all veterans man and women of this area
May 24, 1998
 
Erected 1927 by Hickory American Legion Post No.48.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World I. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1935.
 
Location. 35° 43.927′ N, 81° 20.473′ W. Marker is in Hickory, North Carolina, in Catawba County. Marker is on Main Ave. NW.. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hickory NC 28601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tower of Miracles (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Weidner Robinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Hickory Tavern (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frame Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Claremont College (approx. 0.4 miles away); Piedmont Wagon Company (approx. ¾ mile away); Lenoir Rhyne
210MM German Howitzer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 2, 2009
2. 210MM German Howitzer Marker
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(approx. 0.9 miles away); "Miracle of Hickory" (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickory.
 
210MM German Howitzer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, 5
3. 210MM German Howitzer Marker
210MM German Howitzer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stanley and Terrie Howard, May 2, 2009
4. 210MM German Howitzer Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 2, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,389 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 2, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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