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Honolulu in Honolulu County, Hawaii — Hawaiian Island Archipelago (Pacific Ocean)
 

U.S. Light Tank, M24

Hawaii Army Museum

 

—Fort DeRussy —

 
U.S. Light Tank, M24 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 13, 2008
1. U.S. Light Tank, M24 Marker
Inscription. Used for scouting and reconnaissance in the late days of WWII. It mounted a 75mm main gun and three machine guns behind 1" of armor. Two Cadillac V-8 engines drove the 19 ton tank and its crew of four at speeds up to 35 MPH.
 
Location. 21° 16.746′ N, 157° 50.022′ W. Marker is in Honolulu, Hawaii, in Honolulu County. Marker is on Kalia Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Honolulu HI 96815, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Prefabricated Pill Box (here, next to this marker); Monarchy Cannon (here, next to this marker); Japanese Light Tank (a few steps from this marker); U.S. 105mm Howitzer M3 (a few steps from this marker); Japanese Type 1 (1941) (a few steps from this marker); Afong Villa (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kawehewehe (about 700 feet away); Mahiole (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Honolulu.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
U.S. Light Tank, M24 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 13, 2008
2. U.S. Light Tank, M24 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 3, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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