“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Dateland, Arizona

Clickable Map of Yuma County, Arizona and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Yuma County, AZ (60) La Paz County, AZ (33) Maricopa County, AZ (213) Pima County, AZ (308) Imperial County, CA (51)  YumaCounty(60) Yuma County (60)  LaPazCounty(33) La Paz County (33)  MaricopaCounty(213) Maricopa County (213)  PimaCounty(308) Pima County (308)  ImperialCountyCalifornia(51) Imperial County (51)
Yuma is the county seat for Yuma County
Dateland is in Yuma County
      Yuma County (60)  
      La Paz County (33)  
      Maricopa County (213)  
      Pima County (308)  
      Imperial County, California (51)  
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1Arizona (Yuma County), Dateland — Boeing B-50A The "Long Ranger"
On the morning of March 23, 1950, an Air Force B-50 Bomber on a routine training mission, exploded and crashed north of the communities of Dateland and Hyder AZ. Two of the 14 crewman on board, Capt. John H. Lee and 1st. Lt. William T. Gentry, . . . Map (db m28936) HM
2Arizona (Yuma County), Dateland — 111 — Datelan Army Air Field
Datelan Army Air Field was established here January 1, 1943. The site was chosen due to the availability of water and the adjacent location of the Yuma Gunnery Range. Construction was completed June 1, 1943. Datelan AAF was a sub-base of Yuma Army . . . Map (db m78545) HM
3Arizona (Yuma County), Dateland — 110 — Hyder Divisional Camp-Horn Divisional Camp Desert Training CenterCalifornia-Arizona Maneuver Area — United States Army —
Camps Hyder & Horn were established 10 miles north of Dateland in the fall of 1943. They were 2 of 15 desert camps built to harden and train United States Troops for service in World War II. The Desert Training Center was a simulated theater of . . . Map (db m78546) HM
4Arizona (Yuma County), Dateland — The 81st Infantry Division
Here trained For Victory Under Desert Skies The 81st Infantry Division The Wildcats 1943 In Memoriam Privates Robert J Vilella Paul M. West Earl S. Smith James J. DeCarlo Lynn Ramsey Clyde B. Slayton Arden . . . Map (db m28937) HM
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Dec. 6, 2022