VFW Bucky O'Neill Post No. 541

VFW Bucky O'Neill Post No. 541 (HM1AVB)

Location: Prescott, AZ 86301 Yavapai County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 32.631', W 112° 27.56'

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Founded in Jan. 1921 and named after the famous Rough Rider William "Bucky" O'Neill, the post is the oldest active VFW post in Arizona. Born Feb. 2, 1860 in St. Louis, Missouri, his many accomplishments include being a Lawyer, Judge, Sheriff, Editor of 3 newspapers and Mayor of Prescott, Az. He was killed in action July, 1, 1898 in the battle for San Juan, Cuba. On his grave at Arlington it is written "Who would not die for a new star on the flag"
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HM NumberHM1AVB
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
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Year Placed2013
Placed ByLost Dutchman Chapter 5917+4 of E Clampus Vitus and VFW Bucky O'Neill Post 541
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 1:41pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 366093 N 3823426
Decimal Degrees34.54385000, -112.45933333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 32.631', W 112° 27.56'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 32' 37.86" N, 112° 27' 33.60" W
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Area Code(s)928, 602, 520
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-210 N Arizona Ave, Prescott AZ 86301, US
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