Fourth U.S. Cavalry

Fourth U.S. Cavalry (HM1Z89)

Location: Spur, TX 79370 Dickens County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 28.662', W 100° 50.312'

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In Memory Of

Privates Gregg, William Max, W. H. Kilpatrick and other soldiers who met death in this region while serving under General R. S. MacKenzie, Fourth U.S. Cavalry, 1871-1872 and 1874-1875. With no hope of honor if victorious; no dream of mercy if they fell; and the certainty of death by torture if taken alive; they fought the savage Comanche and cleared the plains for the white men.
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HM NumberHM1Z89
Series This marker is part of the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series
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Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 6:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 329171 N 3705759
Decimal Degrees33.47770000, -100.83853333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 28.662', W 100° 50.312'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 28' 39.72" N, 100° 50' 18.72" W
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Area Code(s)806
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Cemetery Rd, Spur TX 79370, US
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