Delaware Military Academy

Delaware Military Academy (HM19JU)

Location: Wilmington, DE 19804 New Castle County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 43.278', W 75° 35.125'

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Union Field Cannon

— Used by Delaware Troops at Gettysburg 1863 —

Dedicated to All Delaware Veterans
Delaware Military Academy
By CMCPO Joshua Loper,
First DMA Eagle Scout
Military Science Course Project
Unique 1861 Iron Cannon
Last Survivor from Lobdell Foundry
Union Field Cannon
Used by Delaware Troops at Gettysburg 1863


First 1869 Breach Loading Conversion
Mounted on Rare Deck Gun Base 1871 for
Second U.S.S. Delaware
Commandant Baldwin · Colonel Wintermantel
Mr. Giansanti, Advisor · Cmdr. Hendricks, VFW
Donated by Polish-American VFW Post #3257
2008
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HM NumberHM19JU
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Year Placed2008
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 2:17pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 449826 N 4396988
Decimal Degrees39.72130000, -75.58541667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 43.278', W 75° 35.125'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 43' 16.68" N, 75° 35' 7.50" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 112 Middleboro Rd, Wilmington DE 19804, US
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