Daily Archives: December 11, 2007

Olympic gold medalist Scott Strausbaugh another Dover product

This Associated Press photograph shows Dover’s Scott Strausbaugh, front, and Joe Jacobi of Bethesda, Md., in their successful quest for a gold medal in men’s canoeing whitewater doubles in 1992 Olympic competition in Seu d’Urbell Spain. Strausbaugh is another successful … Continue reading

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World War II in York County, by the numbers

Scattered throughout the 25-acre http://www.ordmusfound.org U.S. Army Ordnance Museum in Aberdeen, Md., are howitzers, tanks and guns, like this 8-inch gun. A plaque under the gun tells about the 243rd field artillery battalion, which used the weapon in World War … Continue reading

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