Chandler National Armory

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Built: 1936 | Abandoned: 1970
Historic Designation: National Register of Historic Places (1991)
Status: Saved
Contributor: • Preservation Oklahoma
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The Chandler Armory is an excellent example of Works Progress Administration (WPA) architecture; it is rich with history. The armory is also significant as the home of Battery F, Second Battalion of the 160th Field Artillery of the Oklahoma National Guard, 45th Infantry division and for its role in helping the men of Battery F prepare for their role in World War II after mobilization in 1940.  (Photo by Kent Wohler)

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