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Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Frank C. Freer

 
 
Frank C. Freer Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, December 28, 2008
1. Frank C. Freer Marker
Inscription. This plaque is dedicated to Frank C. Freer by the City of Sacramento in recognition of his commitment of over 50 years to improving the game of golf in Sacramento, California.

• Member-Sacramento Golf Club at Haggin Oaks
• Member-Sacramento Golf Council
• Tournament Director-California State Fair Championship
• Chairman-1983 National Mens’ Public Links Championship
• NCGA Board of Directors (1962-1968)
• USGA Sectional Qualifying Committeeman, National Public Links (1964-1995)

Few people in American have given as much to amateur golf as Frank C. Freer. He brought organization and professionalism to every part of golf that he touched. Known for his gentle and giving manner, Frank earned the respect and gratitude of golfers in Sacramento and throughout the United States.
 
Erected 1998.
 
Location. 38° 38.021′ N, 121° 24.233′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Click for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Haggin Oaks Golf Complex across from the Club House at the entrance to the Pavilion. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3645 Fulton Avenue, Sacramento CA 95821, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker
Frank C. Freer Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, December 28, 2008
2. Frank C. Freer Marker
, measured as the crow flies. Ken Morton, Sr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Alister MacKenzie (within shouting distance of this marker); Michael “Mac” McDonagh (within shouting distance of this marker); Anthony J. “Tom” LoPresti (within shouting distance of this marker); First Transcontinental Railroad (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Base Headquarters (approx. 2.3 miles away); McClellan Air Force Base (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named McClellan Air Force Base (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sacramento.
 
Also see . . .  Sacramento Bee - Obituary – Frank Freer. (Submitted on December 31, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable PersonsSports
 
Artwork Sculpture on Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, December 28, 2008
3. Artwork Sculpture on Marker
Frank C. Freer Photo, Click for full size
By Sacramento Bee
4. Frank C. Freer
Sacramento Bee Obituary Photo
(http://www.sacbee.com/300/story/1127798.html)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,356 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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