USS Quapaw Anchor Dedication

 

Anchor Dedication Plaque

On November 7, 2013, a dedication ceremony will be in Quapaw, OK. All Quapaw Sailors and families are invited. Be thinking of Quapaw stories to tell the Indians about your ship.

The dedication is at 11:00 am with a luncheon and then a tour is scheduled. A mini Pow Wow is planned for the evening with a traditional dinner following. Special rates at the Downstream Casino Hotel will be available.

Quapaw, Oklahoma is in the upper right corner of Oklahoma. Joplin, Missouri is just across the state line from Quapaw and Tulsa. Oklahoma is around 100 miles to the west of Quapaw.

For those of you who plan to attend, the Quapaw Museum address is 905 White Bird Street, Quapaw, OK 74363. The phone number for the Museum is 918-674-2619.

Please reply by 30 August 2013

Naval Plaque Dedication

USS Quapaw Wall Plaque
USS Quapaw Wall Plaque

USS Quapaw commemorated at the United States Navy Memorial

The USS Quapaw ship’s plaque (pictured above) was added to the US Navy memorial in a dedication ceremony held at the Arleigh and Roberta Burke Theatre, US Navy Memorial Foundation on 29 March 2007.

Thanks to all who were able to attend the ceremony!

For more information about the memorial, please visit the US Navy Memorial website at US Navy Memorial Plaque Wall