Pennsylvania Military MuseumBritish commanders who has fought in the Boer War in South Africa, 1899 to 1903, were impressed with the success of the enemy's howitzers. After five years, the British army approved its own new howitzer. The 4.5-inch howitzers remained in service for 35 years and saw action in both World War I and World War II. The howitzer also served Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. These two guns and limber most likely served with the Canadian Army.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 7:15am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 263995 N 4518206|
|Decimal Degrees||40.78096667, -77.79678333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 46.858', W 77° 47.807'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 46' 51.48" N, 77° 47' 48.42" W|
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