Parris Island in Beaufort County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Japanese 75mm Field Gun
Model 95 (1935)
Erected by U.S. Marine Recruit Depot Parris Island.
Location. 32° 20.874′ N, 80° 40.642′ W. Marker is in Parris Island, South Carolina, in Beaufort County. Marker is on Panama Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located between Samoa Street and Santo Domingo Street. Marker is in this post office area: Parris Island SC 29905, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Barrow Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peatross Parade Deck (approx. 0.3 miles away); Uncommon Valor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Capt. Brodstrom Marker U.S.M.C. (approx. 0.3 miles away); Plane Crash Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); To Purple Heart Recipients (approx. half a mile away); The Historic Union Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Northern Most Known Bastion of Spanish Florida (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Parris Island.
Also see . . . Type 95 75 mm Field Gun From Wikipedia. only a total of 261 units were produced; It was primarily assigned to units in mainland China. (Submitted on April 9, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Military • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 863 times since then. Last updated on April 17, 2010, by Paul Jordan of Burlington, N. C., U. S. A.. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 9, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.