Royal Air Force


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England's Royal Air Force fliers trained in Ponca City as they prepared to defend the United Kingdom in World War II. The cemetery also contains a flagpole dedicated to Jack Barrington, an Englishman who trained in Ponca City, married a local girl, and returned to live out his life there. There is also a large memorial in the cemetery that honors men and women who served in the armed forces. **


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Located in IOOF Cemetery on S. Waverly Ave. in Ponca City, Oklahoma


36.689359, -97.107326
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** Information from OHS Historic Markers http://www.okhistory.org/

GPS Map coordinates to IOOF Cemetery in Ponca City

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