Camp Verde in Yavapai County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The Congressional Medal of Honor - Apache Campaign 1872 - 1873
The Congressional Medal of Honor
Awarded March 1875
Pvt. Chiquito • Pvt. Blanquet
Awarded March 7, 1890
Winter Campaign 1872-1873
Awarded April 12, 1875
1st Sgt. Blair, James, 1st Cavalry Co. I • Sgt. Von Medem, Rudolph, 5th Cav. Co. A
Awarded August 12, 1875
1st Sgt. Hill, James M., 5th Cav. Co. A • Sgt. Bishop, Daniel, 5th Cav. Co. A • Pvt. Stanley, Eben, 5th Cav. Co. A
Sunset Pass, November 1, 1874
Awarded April 12, 1875
Sgt. Taylor, Bernard, 5th Cav. Co. A
This monument is dedicated by the Verde Valley Veterans, The American Legion,
Erected by Verde Valley Veterans, The American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled,American Veterans and the Yavapai-Apache Tribe.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
Location. 34° 33.851′ N, 111° 51.118′ W. Marker is in Camp Verde, Arizona, in Yavapai County. Marker can be reached from East Holloman Street 0.2 miles north of Arizona Route 260. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 125 East Holloman Street, Camp Verde AZ 86322, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "0" Mile Post General Crook Trail (here, next to this marker); Fort Verde State Historic Park (here, next to this marker); Wales Arnold (approx. ¼ mile away); Pecan Lane Rural Historic Landscape (approx. 0.8 miles away); Camp Verde (approx. 2.7 miles away); Lifeline / Prehistoric Produce (approx. 3.3 miles away); The Neighborhood / Mysterious Departures (approx. 3.3 miles away); The People Next Door (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Camp Verde.
More about this marker. Located at Fort Verde State Historic Park, immediately east of the Headquarters building.
Categories. • Heroes • Military • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2010. This page has been viewed 1,585 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 14, 2010. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.