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Claremore in Rogers County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

US Army M-41 “Walker Bulldog” Light Tank

 
 
US Army M-41 "Walker Bulldog" Light Tank Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 20, 2013
1. US Army M-41 "Walker Bulldog" Light Tank Bench
Inscription.

Entered service in 1953.
76mm main gun. Weight 23.5 tons.
Max speed 45mph. Crew of four.
Named for General Walton Walker,
who was killed in Korea in 1950.
Loaned to Davis Museum by US Army in 1988.
 
Erected 2013 by Friends of the J.M. Davis Museum.
 
Location. 36° 18.875′ N, 95° 36.905′ W. Marker is in Claremore, Oklahoma, in Rogers County. Marker is at the intersection of Lynn Riggs Boulevard (State Highway 66) and 5th Street, on the right when traveling south on Lynn Riggs Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is adjacent to the J. M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 330 North J. M. Davis Boulevard, Claremore OK 74017, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Will Rogers (a few steps from this marker); Howdy Folks (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Will Rogers (approx. one mile away); Will Rogers Memorial (approx. one mile away); Oklahoma Military Academy War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Oklahoma Military Academy Killed in Action Memorial
US Army M-41 "Walker Bulldog" Light Tank and Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 20, 2013
2. US Army M-41 "Walker Bulldog" Light Tank and Bench
(approx. 1.2 miles away); George Washington (approx. 1.2 miles away); Claremore Mound (approx. 4.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Claremore.
 
Also see . . .
1. 1951 Popular Science Article on M-41 Tank. (Submitted on August 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 76mm Gun Tank M41 Walker Bulldog Specs. (Submitted on August 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. M-41 Walker Bulldog Light Tank at "How Stuff Works". (Submitted on August 18, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 458 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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