179th Infantry Regiment - Oklahoma City, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 35° 30.471 W 097° 28.336
14S E 638546 N 3930437
Quick Description: In memory of those who served and died from the 179th Infantry Regiment
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 8/4/2010 1:30:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM9DB6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member the federation
Views: 9

Long Description:
This gray monument sits in an area to the east of the 45th Infantry Division Museum in Oklahoma City, OK

The inscription is as follows:

"179th
Infantry Regiment
World War II                   Korean War
Sept 1940 - May 1945     Sept 1950 - April 1954
Eight campaigns             Four campaigns
511 Combat days             429 Combat days
1,268 KIA                      299 KIA

179th Infantry Regiment
Memorial
In memory of those who
served and died"

List if there are any visiting hours:
This memorial is located on the east side of the 45th Infantry Division Museum, 2145 N.E. 36th Street, Oklahoma City, OK The museum is open: Tues - Fri: 9:00 - 4:15 Sat: 10:00 - 4:15 Sun: 1:00 - 4:15


Entrance fees (if it applies): Free, however, donations are appreciated

Type of memorial: Monument

Website pertaining to the memorial: Not listed

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