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Royal Oak in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Royal Oak Post Office Tragedy

 
 
Royal Oak Post Office Tragedy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, November 28, 2020
1. Royal Oak Post Office Tragedy Marker
Inscription.  
In recognition of the efforts of
the Royal Oak Postal Family
in providing services and
support following the tragedy
of November 14, 1991.

Robert Fisher
Acting MSC Manager/Postmaster

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events.
 
Location. 42° 29.344′ N, 83° 8.764′ W. Marker is in Royal Oak, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is on West Second Street west of South Center Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 West Second Street, Royal Oak MI 48068, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Howard & Howard (approx. 0.2 miles away); Royal Oak Volunteer Fire Department (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church of Royal Oak (approx. 0.2 miles away); Royal Oak Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Royal Oak Woman's Club (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Royal Oak (approx. ¾ mile away); Royal Oak Township Cemetery / Saint Mary Catholic Cemetery
Royal Oak Post Office Tragedy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, November 28, 2020
2. Royal Oak Post Office Tragedy Marker
This plaque is on the left side of the entrance.
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Detroit Zoological Park (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Royal Oak.
 
Also see . . .  20 Years Later: A Look Back at Royal Oak Post Office Shootings. Article in the Royal Oak Patch about the tragedy at the Royal Oak Post Office. (Submitted on December 3, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 47 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 3, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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