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Tahlequah in Cherokee County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Jack C. Montgomery

 
 
Jack C. Montgomery Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
1. Jack C. Montgomery Memorial Bench
Inscription.

Congressional Medal of Honor
awarded to
Jack C. Montgomery
for action on Feb. 22, 1944
WW II

 
Erected by the Cherokee Nation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 35° 51.138′ N, 94° 59.36′ W. Marker is in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, in Cherokee County. Marker is on Cottonwood Street 0.1 miles south of Muskogee Avenue (U.S. 62), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Memorial is on the Cherokee Nations Veterans Center grounds. Marker is in this post office area: Tahlequah OK 74464, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cherokee Warrior Memorial (here, next to this marker); John Noah Reese, Jr. (here, next to this marker); Billy B. Walkabout (a few steps from this marker); Park Hill (approx. 1.1 miles away); Riley's Chapel (approx. 1.1 miles away); Park Hill Press (approx. 1.1 miles away); Trail of Tears (approx. 2.1 miles away); Manard (approx. 7.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tahlequah.
 
Also see . . .
1. Jack C. Montgomery Medal of Honor Citation.
Jack C. Montgomery Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
2. Jack C. Montgomery Memorial Bench
Bench closest to the larger memorial
(Submitted on October 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Jack C. Montgomery Obituary (New York Times, 2002). (Submitted on October 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Jack C. Montgomery Medal of Honor Citation (CMOHS). (Submitted on October 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 92 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 8, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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