Near Douglas in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
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 Events • War, Mexican-American •
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 966 times since then. 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.