Fort Sill in Comanche County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Apache Indian Cemeteries
Fort Sill, Oklahoma
This cemetery on Beef Creek was established in 1894 by General Scott. Related cemeteries nearby are the Chief Chihuahua plot ¼ mile north and Bailtso plot just south across the road. Scouts Mangus and Domeah and, white interpreter George Wrottan are bured in the Post Cemetery.
Location. 34° 41.762′ N, 98° 22.261′ W. Marker is in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, in Comanche County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Elgin Road and Dodge Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to the Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Sill OK 73503, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Apache Prisoner-of-War Cemeteries (here, next to this marker); Quinette Crossing (approx. 1.8 miles away); Post Chapel (approx. 1.9 miles away); Infantry Barracks (approx. 2 miles away); Post Headquarters (approx. 2 miles away); Post Guardhouse (approx. 2.1 miles away); 280mm Heavy Motorized Gun M65 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Proud American (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Sill.
Also see . . . Fort Sill Historic Landmark & Museum. (Submitted on January 2, 2013.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Native Americans •
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