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Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lantaka

 
 
Lantaka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
1. Lantaka Marker
Moros refers to Muslims living in the Philippines.
Inscription.
Probably used by Moros
during the Philippine
Insurrection, c. 1900.

 
Location. 37° 0.152′ N, 76° 18.586′ W. Marker is in Fort Monroe, Virginia, in Hampton. Marker is on Bernard Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in Fortress Monroe near the entrance to the Casemate Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Monroe VA 23651, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Austrian 6-Pounder Gun (a few steps from this marker); 12-Pounder Howitzer (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Austrian 6-Pounder Gun (a few steps from this marker); Eprouvette Mortar (a few steps from this marker); 14 – Pounder James Rifle (a few steps from this marker); John Mitchel (a few steps from this marker); Fort Monroe (a few steps from this marker); 12-Pounder Gun-Howitzer (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Monroe.
 
Also see . . .  Summary of Events of the Spanish-American War. (Submitted on May 15, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, Spanish-American
 
Cannon at Fortress Monroe image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 11, 2008
2. Cannon at Fortress Monroe
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 351 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 15, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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