Battle of Locust Grove

Federal troops suddenly attacked a Confederate camp along the ridge near here are dawn, July 2, 1862. The surprised Confederates hardly returned fired before their officers and heavy supplies where captured. Yet, hot fighting in the woods lasted nearly all day.
One east side of Locust Grove, in parkway at "Pipe Springs," State Highway 33, Mayes County. *
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Exploring Oklahoma History
* From Mark of Heritage by Muriel H. Wright.