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On Interstate 10 between Phoenix and Tucson. Close to Casa Grande
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Spanish missionaries first came to the area in 1696. They found established Pima Indian Settlements. Sacaton continues to be a center for the Pima Reservation. The name was chosen because of the very tall grass that was found in the area.

Sacaton is said to have been the staging site for the Union attack on Confederates during the Civil War. There are many old missionary churches that are still standing.
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Sacaton Historical Events

Mid 1940's
During WWII my father, Hilberto Rodriguez,of Los Angeles, California,was a US Marine Corpsman.
My father brought the body of Herbert Enos to his home of Sacaton.
Submitted by Patricia Sloan
My father would like to visit Sacaton and speak with any relatives of Mr. Enos. (please email if you can help

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