Ordnance

Name:

Ordnance

County:

Umatilla

Zip Code:

97882

Latitude / Longitude:

45°47′48″N 119°25′01″W / 45.79667°N 119.41694°W / 45.79667 -119.41694

Elevation:

587 ft (179 m)

Time Zone:

Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)

Comments:

Ordnance is a ghost town in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States, southwest of Hermiston on Interstate 84/U.S. Route 30, near the intersection with Interstate 82. In 1941, the United States Department of War commissioned the establishment of Umatilla Ordnance Depot in northern Umatilla County; it was later renamed Umatilla Army Depot and then Umatilla Chemical Depot. The town was named after the depot, and Ordnance post office was established in 1943. By the 1960s

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Current Status:

Ordnance was no longer a community.

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