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Near Haskell in Muskogee County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

First Haskell Casualties

 
 
First Haskell Casualties Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
1. First Haskell Casualties Marker
Inscription.

Toll Donaghe WW I 1918
Lee Elliott WW II 1943

Donaghe - Elliott
Post 56
Haskell Oklahoma
Chartered 1934

Honoring
All American Veterans

In times of trouble and of war
God and the Soldier we all adore
With trouble ended and all things righted
God and the Soldier soon are slighted

Lest We Forget

Dedicated May 25, 2009

[back]
Preamble
American Legion Constitution
[not transcribed]


 
Erected 2009 by Donaghe - Elliott American Legion Post 56.
 
Location. 35° 50.251′ N, 95° 40.496′ W. Marker is near Haskell, Oklahoma, in Muskogee County. Marker is on Chickasaw Avenue/194th Street West (State Highway 72) one mile from Haskell Boulevard (U.S. 64), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Memorial is in Haskell Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1700 North Chickasaw Avenue, Haskell OK 74436, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battery E and Battery C 160th Field Artillery (here, next to this marker); War and Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Btry B 171st Field Artillery Bn / Btry C 160th Field Artillery Bn
First Haskell Casualties Marker (back) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
2. First Haskell Casualties Marker (back)
(within shouting distance of this marker); JB Bates, Sr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery C, 160th Field Artillery Battalion, 45th Infantry Division Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); La Harpe's Council (approx. 2.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.9 miles away); Koweta Mission (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Haskell.
 
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First Haskell Casualties Marker (on left) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
3. First Haskell Casualties Marker (on left)
Looking west
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 18, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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