Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Painted Post in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War Memorial Park

5 Aug. 1930

 
 
World War Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 19, 2015
1. World War Memorial Park Marker
Inscription.  

Trench Howitzer Mk 11/1918
No. T.W.11557
Sheffield

 
Erected 1930.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I.
 
Location. 42° 9.541′ N, 77° 5.52′ W. Marker is in Painted Post, New York, in Steuben County. Memorial is at the intersection of Hamilton Street (New York State Route 417) and Chemung Street, on the left when traveling north on Hamilton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Painted Post NY 14870, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Painted Post Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Village of Painted Post Comeback '72 Urban Renewal Project (about 600 feet away); The First Baptist Church of Painted Post (about 700 feet
World War Memorial Park Trench Howitzer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 19, 2015
2. World War Memorial Park Trench Howitzer
away); Treaty of Painted Post (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benjamin Patterson Inn (approx. 1.6 miles away); “Little Joe” Thermometer Draw Tower (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Painted Post.
 
World War Memorial Park Trench Howitzer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 19, 2015
3. World War Memorial Park Trench Howitzer
World War Memorial Park Marker and Trench Howitzer image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 19, 2015
4. World War Memorial Park Marker and Trench Howitzer
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 250 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement
Dec. 5, 2020