Edmond Post Office Memorial Fountain - Edmond, Oklahoma
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99
N 35° 39.454 W 097° 28.828
14S E 637546 N 3947032
Quick Description: Beautiful fountain at the Edmond Post Office to remember victims of the 1986 massacre.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 8/1/2010 9:53:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM9CHG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:
On August 20, 1986, disgruntled USPS letter carrier Patrick Sherrill entered the Edmond Post Office armed with three semiautomatic pistols and ammunition. He shot his supervisor to death and tracked his co-workers through the building, killing fourteen and wounding six before killing himself. Unfortunately, this tragic crime is the incident which coined the term "going postal". The coordinates take you to a beautiful memorial/fountain that has a plaque dedicated to each of the victims of this massacre.
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