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.
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.
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 (approx. 0.9 miles away); "Miracle of Hickory" (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hickory.
Categories. • War, World I •
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