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Near Huachuca City in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Fort Huachuca

(1877)

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, February 19, 2010
1. Fort Huachuca Marker
Inscription. Situated on the southern route to the Pacific Ocean, it brought law and order to the Arizona Territory, protecting settlers, miners, travelers and immigrants. Its troops won the surrender of Geronimo. Generals Pershing and Wood served here.

As the Army's electronic proving ground Huachuca alone of all our military posts remains on active status.
 
Erected 1957 by The Arizona Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 31° 37.085′ N, 110° 20.145′ W. Marker is near Huachuca City, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is on Arizona Route 90 at milepost 314, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at the north gate to Fort Huachuca. Marker is in this post office area: Huachuca City AZ 85616, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. U. S. Army Mohawk (OV -1D) (approx. 3.9 miles away); RC – 12G Crazyhorse (approx. 3.9 miles away); Alvarado Hall (approx. 4 miles away); Counter Intelligence Corp Memorial
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By James Nuti, November 20, 2010
2. Fort Huachuca Marker
(approx. 4 miles away); Ice Hall (approx. 4.1 miles away); Carmichael Elementary School (approx. 4.4 miles away); Carmichael House/Sierra Vista Realty (approx. 4.6 miles away); Carmichael General Store/U.S. Post Office (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Fort Huachuca. (Submitted on February 24, 2010.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesMilitarySettlements & Settlers
 
Fort Huachuca Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Nuti, November 20, 2010
3. Fort Huachuca Marker
Fort Huachuca Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 19, 2010
4. Fort Huachuca Marker
Fort Huachuca Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 19, 2010
5. Fort Huachuca Marker
 
 
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 1,231 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 23, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   2, 3. submitted on March 20, 2011, by James Nuti of Bisbee, Arizona.   4, 5. submitted on February 23, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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