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Bristow in Creek County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

45th Infantry (Thunderbird) Division

 
 
45th Infantry (Thunderbird) Division Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 16, 2011
1. 45th Infantry (Thunderbird) Division Memorial
Inscription.
This M114 Armored Command Carrier is
dedicated to Oklahoma's 45th Infantry
(Thunderbird) Division that had in
World War II 511 Combat Days,
8 Campaigns.
In the Korean War 429 Combat Days,
4 Campaigns

 
Erected by VFW Wake Island Memorial Post 3656.
 
Location. 35° 49.747′ N, 96° 24.314′ W. Marker is in Bristow, Oklahoma, in Creek County. Touch for map. Memorial is on the grounds of VFW Wake Island Memorial Post 3656, off Veterans Memorial Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Bristow OK 74010, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. SFC Donald J. Hurt, US Army (a few steps from this marker); Cpl Larry E. Caldwell, US Army (a few steps from this marker); Major Quince L. Brown, USAAF (within shouting distance of this marker); Cpl Peter W. Klingensmith (within shouting distance of this marker); AMM1 Clifford Murl Satterfield, US Navy (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Gunboat Charleston (PG 51) (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Lt Robert F. Trigalet, USMC
45th Infantry (Thunderbird) Division image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 16, 2011
2. 45th Infantry (Thunderbird) Division
(within shouting distance of this marker); Ex-Prisoners of War and Those Missing In Action (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bristow.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. 45th Infantry Division History. (Submitted on April 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 45th Infantry Division Museum. (Submitted on April 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, World II
 
45th Infantry (Thunderbird) Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 16, 2011
3. 45th Infantry (Thunderbird) Division Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 765 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 23, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on April 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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