Bristow in Creek County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
VFW Post 3656 Charter
By the authority of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States be it known that Comrades
having served honorably in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, or Air Force of the United States of America in foreign wars of the United States of America, are hereby authorized to organize and are constituted a post in the city of Bristow in the state of Oklahoma to be known as Bristow Post No. 3656, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. In witness whereof we have hereto set our hands and the official seal of the association,
Commander in Chief
Carl J. Schoeninger
R. B. Handy, Jr.
Erected by VFW Wake Island Memorial Post 3656.
Location. 35° 49.744′ N, 96° 24.353′ 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. 1st Lt Robert F. Trigalet, USMC (here, next to this marker); United States Navy Memorial (here, next to this marker); Ex-Prisoners of War and Those Missing In Action (here, next to this marker); USS Gunboat Charleston (PG 51) (a few steps from this marker); VFW Post 3656 War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); AMM1 Clifford Murl Satterfield, US Navy (a few steps from this marker); Cpl Peter W. Klingensmith (within shouting distance of this marker); SFC Donald J. Hurt, US Army (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bristow.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 767 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 24, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.