Rogers State University will honor cadets from the former Oklahoma Military Academy

Founded in 1919 — a year after World War I ended — the academy taught more than 10,000 students before closing in 1971. After the academy closed, its campus became Claremore Junior College, now Rogers State University.

BY RHETT MORGAN - Tulsa World Published: June 4, 2011
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CLAREMORE — A monument to fallen patriots will grace Rogers State University this weekend.

Officials plan at 9:15 a.m. Saturday to unveil the Oklahoma Military Academy Killed in Action Memorial, a tribute to OMA cadets who lost their lives during military service.

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