The Champion Submarine-Killing Submarine of World War Two

 

War Memorial Park and Museum

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ADMISSION

Adults (14-61)

$6.00
Children (7-13) $3.00
Adult (62+) and Retired Military $4.00
AAA Members $5.00
Children's Group (10 or More) $2.00
Children Under 6 - FREE (Except for Groups)
 
 

HOURS

Summer Hours: March 15th - October 15th

Wednesday through Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM
Sunday 1 PM to 6 PM

Closed Monday, Tuesday and Easter

Winter Hours: October 16th - March 14th

Thursday - Saturday 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday 1 PM to 5 PM

Closed Monday through Wednesday

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day



Park Manager
For information related to the park and museum, please contact Rick Dennis, park manager.  You can reach Rick at the museum (918-682-6294) or use the park email: ussbatfish@sbcglobal.net
 

The Main attraction of the War Memorial Park is USS BATFISH. Launched in 1943, her record earned her 9 Battle Stars, 1 Navy Cross, 4 Silver Stars, 10 Bronze Stars and 1 Presidential Unit Citation.  The War Memorial Park Museum contains many items related to the USS BATFISH, other submarines, and World War 2 in general, including battle flags, photographs, artifacts, models and other interesting items.

 

   

52 submarines were lost during WWII, but they still live on in a thought-provoking memorial at the War Memorial Park.
  A series of bronze stands name each ship and its crew.  3505 brave sailors in all!!  Sailors - Rest Your Oars.

 

   

Other items found in the park include several types of armament such as
20mm, 40mm, 3-inch and 5-inch guns and a torpedo.

 

USS BATFISH
P.O. Box 253
Muskogee, OK 74402
(918) 682-6294
E-Mail:  ussbatfish@sbcglobal.net