Benson in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Last camp on
Erected 1960 by Post 34.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mormon Battalion marker series.
Location. 31° 58.224′ N, 110° 18.338′ W. Marker is in Benson, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is on 4th Street (Business U.S. 10) near Ocotillo Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Benson AZ 85602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Benson Jail (approx. 0.7 miles away); Benson Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Mormon Battalion (approx. 6.6 miles away).
Categories. • Notable Places • War, Mexican-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 23, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,431 times since then and 69 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 23, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.