Hickory in Catawba County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
210MM German Howitzer
Surrendered to U.S. 1918,
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 walking distance of this marker. Tower of Miracles (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Weidner Robinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Hickory Tavern (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lowes Foods City Park (about 400 feet away); Old Hickory Tavern (about 400 feet away); Frame Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); City of Hickory (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickory.
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 1,435 times since then and 45 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.