Historic Markers Across Alabama

French 75 Millimeter Feldhase

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Location: McFarland Boulevard East (U.S. 82), Tuscaloosa, Alabama
County: Tuscaloosa
Coordinates: N 33° 11.587    W 087° 31.542
  33.19311666    -87.5257
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


This 1916 gun was used by the American Expeditionary Forces in World War 1 as part of a horse drawn caisson. During the war, American forces were loaned guns, planes, and other equipment from the French arsenal.

This gun was moved to Veterans Memorial Park in 1993 when Capitol Park was renovated.

End of French 75 Millimeter Feldhase