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

Mormon Battalion

LDS Church

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
1. Mormon Battalion Marker
Inscription.
San Bernardino
Ranch
Rest Camp
Dec 5 1846

 
Erected 1960 by Troop 27.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mormon Battalion marker series.
 
Location. 31° 20.231′ N, 109° 17.399′ W. Marker is near Douglas, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is on Geronimo Trail, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Travel east on 15th Street from Douglas. At Airport Road the road changes names to Geronimo Trail. The marker is 16 miles east near the San Bernardino Ranch. Marker is in this post office area: Douglas AZ 85607, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. San Bernardino Ranch (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Mormon Battalion (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Notable EventsWar, Mexican-American
 
Mormon Battalion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
2. Mormon Battalion Marker
Mormon Battalion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
3. Mormon Battalion Marker
Mormon Battalion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
4. Mormon Battalion Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 946 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 7, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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