Battle of Four Lakes

Battle of Four Lakes (HM1YB)

Location: Four Lakes, WA 99014 Spokane County
Country: United States of America

N 47° 33.705', W 117° 35.778'

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On this historic ground, Sept. 1, 1858, 700 soldiers under Col Geo. Wright, U.S.A. routed 5,000 allied indians.

Four days later, the rallied hostiles were decisively defeated in a running battle. They sued for mercy, and have ever since maintained lasting peace.
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HM NumberHM1YB
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Year Placed1935
Placed BySpokane County Pioneer Society, Medical Lake Commercial Club, and Four Lakes Grange
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:18pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11T E 455143 N 5267764
Decimal Degrees47.56175000, -117.59630000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 47° 33.705', W 117° 35.778'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds47° 33' 42.30" N, 117° 35' 46.68" W
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Area Code(s)509
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13220 W 1st Ave, Four Lakes WA 99014, US
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