Pawnee Rough Riders - Pawnee, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99
N 36° 21.802 W 096° 47.656
14S E 697896 N 4026511
Quick Description: This monument is dedicated to the Rough Riders from Pawnee County, OK
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 10/24/2021 1:51:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM1569E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
Pawnee, OK is the county seat of Pawnee. Highland Cemetery is on the north side of Pawnee, on the east side of Highway 18.

The approximately 10' tall monument is tucked away amongst trees and individual headstones near the center of the cemetery. It is on a 4' square concrete base. The front face text is easy to see, but some of the text on the other sides is worn down and not so easy to read.

Plaque:

Restored by Pawnee Co. Historical Soc and Friends of Pawnee
September 2000

Front face text (east side):

In memory of the
Rough Riders
who enlisted from Pawnee Co. Okla
in the Spanish American War
Apr. 21, 1898
Mar. 17, 1899

North face:

Orlando C. Palmer, Calvin Hill, William O. Wright, A.R. Luther

South face:

William Pollock, Died Mar. 2 1899
Joseph Proctor
Clare H. Stewart, Died May 21, 1905
Clyde H. Stewart
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Type of memorial: Monument

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