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#1 BEAST

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Posted 04 March 2020 - 06:19 PM

This gun was captured at Santiago del Cuba being part of the seacoast defenses. I believe this is one of the 12 cm rifled guns as compared to one of the 21 cm howitzers.  If any of you Red Legs can confirm or correct me, I'd appreciate it!

 

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#2 Scarecrow

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Posted 05 March 2020 - 04:19 AM

Hey Beast,

 

Where is that gun located?



#3 BEAST

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Posted 05 March 2020 - 05:42 AM



Hey Beast,

 

Where is that gun located?

Scarecrow, This is in Fort Wayne, Indiana on Jefferson Street.

 

This is the dedication plaque:

 

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#4 BEAST

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Posted 05 March 2020 - 06:44 PM

Photo of the same model gun in the Estrella Battery.

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