Muskogee in Muskogee County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Sculptor Genie E. Basey
Benjamin Howard Gaston, M.D.
1926 - 1997
1947 - Graduated
Johns Hopkins Medical School
Captain, United States Army
Surgical Research Unit
Brooke Army Medical Center
In honor of
forty years of surgical service
to the Muskogee community
Erected by Muskogee Parks and Recreation and Concerned Organizations.
Location. 35° 46.14′ N, 95° 25.094′ W. Marker is in Muskogee, Oklahoma, in Muskogee County. Touch for map. Monument is in Honor Heights Park, about 150 feet south of the Papilion Gardens. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1513 North 48th Street, Muskogee OK 74401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 42nd Infantry (Rainbow) Division National Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone (approx. ¼ mile away); Dr. John Hutchings White (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Agency Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Agency (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Union Agency (approx. American Society of Landscape Architects Centennial Medallion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Better Homes & Gardens' Highest Community Honor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Muskogee.
Also see . . . Benjamin Howard Gaston, M.D. at Find A Grave. (Submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.