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WWI Memorial Cannon - Garfield

   
WWI Memorial Cannon - Garfieldzoom
Dahnerts Lake County Park
Garfield
NJ
USA
07026
1935

This memorial cannon sits atop a raised, rectangular concrete platform.  It has a metal carriage and features a riveted metal shield for protection to those who fired it. 

An adjacent granite monument reads, "Presented by Garfield Post 255, American Legion.  Dedicated in memory of our deceased comrades.  May 30, 1935." 

Photo courtesy of:  Sheena Chi

 

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