Herman Davis State Park

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Monument to Private Herman Davis, an Ark. war hero...
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Herman Davis monument at Herman Davis State Park...

What to know

This monument honors Herman Davis who grew up hunting near Manila and became a scout and sharpshooter. He was on General John J. Pershing’s list of WWI’s 100 great heroic stories. Private Davis received the Distinguished Service Cross, Croix de Guere, and Medaille Militaire awards from the American and French governments. This historic site preserves Davis’ final resting place and does not include park facilities. This historic site is in Manila at the corner of Ark. 18 and Baltimore Street.