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3rd Battalion, 244th Coast Artillery in COAST ARTILLERY JOURNAL

August 14 2011 at 6:01 PM
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Jim Broshot  (Login JimBroshot)

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In the July - August (#4) issue of COAST ARTILLERY JOURNAL (previously mentioned) there is an article titled "Narrative of 3d Battalion, --- CA, 1942 - 43, by Lieutenant Colonel Henry G. Fowler Coast Artillery Corps.

It appears to be about the 3rd Bn, 244th Coast Artillery. It specifically mentions the deployment of a Battery F to Guadalcanal.

In the same issue is another article about the use of seacoast defense guns (155mm guns) by a USMC Defense Battalion in support of ground operations in the Munda operation - with photographs.

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  • 244th CA (AA) - Bob Burns on Aug 18, 2011, 2:56 AM
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