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Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument

 
 
Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument - Front image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 8, 2010
1. Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument - Front
Inscription.
[Front (South-Side) of Monument]
Erected by
Halleck Post
No. 19
G.A.R. & W.R.C.

In Memory of
Our Comrades
1861 – 1865

[Left (West-Side)]
In Honor of
The Brave Men
Who
From the First
Bore a Loyal Part
In the Great
Civil War

[Right (East-Side)]
These heros are dead
They died for liberty
They died for us
They are at rest
They sleep in the
Land they made free
R. Robbie
 
Erected 1910 by G.A.R and W.R.C.
 
Location. 39° 44.128′ N, 121° 50.259′ W. Marker is in Chico, California, in Butte County. Marker can be reached from Mangrove Avenue north of Vallombrosa Avenue. Click for map. Marker is located at the southern end of the Chico Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Chico CA 95926, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General John and Annie K. Bidwell Gravesite (a few steps from this marker); United States Submarine Crews Memorial (approx. mile away); Rancho Del Arroyo Chico (approx. 0.3
Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument Inscription - West Side image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 8, 2010
2. Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument Inscription - West Side
miles away); The Historic Home of Annie and John Bidwell (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Life and Times of John Bidwell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Chico World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Chico Forestry Station and Nursery (approx. 1.6 miles away); Chico Elks Lodge No. 423 Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chico.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument Inscription - East Side image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 8, 2010
3. Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument Inscription - East Side
Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 8, 2010
4. Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument
Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 8, 2010
5. Chico Cemetery G.A.R. Monument
 
 
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