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Fort Gibson in Muskogee County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Seventh United States Infantry

1824-1936

 
 
Seventh United States Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
1. Seventh United States Infantry Marker
Inscription.  
1824-1936
In Honor of the Men of the
Seventh United States Infantry
and their commander
Gen. Matthew Arbuckle
Who Founded Fort Gibson
April 12, 1824
and All Other Soldiers of the
Indian Territory

 
Erected by National Society United States Daughters of 1812, State of Oklahoma.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the United States Daughters of 1812, National Society series list.
 
Location. 35° 48.461′ N, 95° 15.192′ W. Marker is in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, in Muskogee County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Garrison Avenue and East Hazen Lane, on the right when traveling north on North Garrison Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Gibson OK 74434, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Telephones in 1886 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Gibson (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Gibson Stockade Well (approx. 0.4 miles away); Troops L & M, Roosevelt's Rough Riders
Seventh United States Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
2. Seventh United States Infantry Marker
(approx. 3.3 miles away); Memorial U.S.S. Shark (SS174) (approx. 3.3 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Texas Road (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Gibson.
 
Vicinity of Seventh United States Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
3. Vicinity of Seventh United States Infantry Marker
Vicinity of Seventh United States Infantry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
4. Vicinity of Seventh United States Infantry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 11, 2019. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 11, 2019.
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