Maysville in Benton County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Battle of Maysville
Or the Battle of Old Fort Wayne
Location. 36° 24.239′ N, 94° 36.124′ W. Marker is in Maysville, Arkansas, in Benton County. Marker is on Arkansas Route 43 near Arkansas Route 72, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Maysville AR 72747, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Walker (approx. 1.9 miles away); Stand Watie (approx. 8.6 miles away in Oklahoma).
More about this marker. This Arkansas marker is the only one still standing describing the Battle of Old Fort Wayne. The Oklahoma Historical Society marker has been missing since at least 2010. I have included a photograph of that marker. It originally stood at: 36.423436N and 94.627495W, along SR 20 in Oklahoma, approximately five miles from the Maysville marker.
Categories. • Native Americans • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2012, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 731 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 5, 2012, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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