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M110A2 Howitzer S/P

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
1. M110A2 Howitzer S/P Marker
Inscription.
M110A2 Howitzer S/P
Self Propelled Cannon
203mm, 8 Inch Gun
Max Rage: 22,900 Meters
Rate Of Fire: 1 Rnd. Every 2 Mim.
Powered By: Detroit Diesel (8 Cyl Turbo)
Max. Speed - 40 MPH
Mfg By: Boeing-McLaughlin-
York (BMY), York, PA
An Ammo Carrying S/P
Track Vehicle And Gun Crew
Of 8 Followed This Cannon
For Fire Missions
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On this Veterans Day 11-11 1995
We Dedicate This Monument To All
Past-Present-Future Veterans And
To Remind Us That Freedom
Isn't Free
VFW Seicheprey Post 296
Chartered 12-7-1919

 
Location. 41° 56.933′ N, 73° 2.978′ W. Marker is in Winsted, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is on Colebrook River Road 0.1 miles north of Riverton Road (Connecticut Route 20), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located next to VFW Post 296 - Seicheprey Post. Marker is at or near this postal address: 114 Colebrook River Road, Winsted CT 06098, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Honor of Lambert Hitchcock (approx. 1.8 miles away); Riverton (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Riverton
M110A2 Howitzer S/P image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
2. M110A2 Howitzer S/P
(approx. 1.9 miles away); Winsted Vietnam Monument (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lambert Hitchcock (approx. 1.9 miles away); Winchester Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away); Winsted Old Burying Ground (approx. 1.9 miles away); Winchester World War II Memorial (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winsted.
 
Additional keywords. Veterans
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
M110A2 Howitzer S/P image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
3. M110A2 Howitzer S/P
VFW Seicheprey Post 296 image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
4. VFW Seicheprey Post 296
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,383 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 18, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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