Gen. James M. Gavin

Gen. James M. Gavin (HM99U)

Location: Mt Carmel, PA 17851 Northumberland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 47.915', W 76° 24.906'

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US Army officer; he rose to lieutenant general, 1955. Military tactician & strategist of airborne operations and limited wars. In World War II a paratrooper, regimental & division commander, 82nd Airborne Division; was in Sicily, Salerno, Normandy, Holland invasions.
HM NumberHM99U
Year Placed2001
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 11:52pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 380624 N 4517361
Decimal Degrees40.79858333, -76.41510000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.915', W 76° 24.906'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 54.90" N, 76° 24' 54.36" W
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Area Code(s)570
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 136 N Maple St, Mt Carmel PA 17851, US
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