Battle of Honey Springs Re-enactment
1863 Honey Springs Battlefield Rd
Checotah, OK 74426
Commemorate the Sesquicentennial (150th) anniversary of the Battle of Honey Springs with a special re-enactment of the battle in Checotah near Rentiesville. Come and witness as costumed re-enactors bring to life the largest military clash ever to have occurred in Oklahoma. The Battle of Honey Springs is remembered as a pivotal point in Civil War military engagement in Indian Territory. This battle, which occurred on July 17, 1863, consisted of a clash of forces between United States units under Major General James G. Blunt and Confederate States of America troops commanded ...
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-40, US-69
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