A big gun at last! A genuine war memorial

The Thanet Advertiser and Echo of 28th February 1920 reported that

A 9.7 Howitzer gun arrived at Ramsgate yesterday morning and on the Mayor and some members of the council going up to view it, they accepted it as a suitable trophy. It is a 1918 Krupp gun, and it is described as camouflaged, muddy and straight from the battlefield. It will be placed in Albion Place Gardens

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