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

Bakersfield National Cemetery

 
 
Bakersfield National Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, July 22, 2012
1. Bakersfield National Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the Memory of
All the Patriotic Men and Women
Who Answered Their Country's Call to Service

George W. Bush
President of the United States

James B. Peake
Secretary
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

William F. Tuerk
Under Secretary for Memorial Affairs
National Cemetery Administration

 
Erected 2008 by United States Veterans Adminstration.
 
Location. 35° 15.213′ N, 118° 40.142′ W. Marker is in Arvin, California, in Kern County. Marker is on East Bear Mountain Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Located not far from Interstate 58 as you turn onto Highway 223 (Bear Mountain Boulevard. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30338 East Bear Mountain Boulevard, Arvin CA 93203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Arvin-Sierra Glider Port (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bealeville (approx. 2.7 miles away); Caliente (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Great Flood of 1932 and Engine No. 3834 (approx. 7.3 miles away); Tehachapi Pass Railroad Line
Bakersfield National Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, July 22, 2012
2. Bakersfield National Cemetery Marker
(approx. 8.6 miles away); Tehachapi Loop (approx. 8.6 miles away); Francisco Garces O.F.M (approx. 9.1 miles away); Point On The Jedediah Smith Trail (approx. 9.5 miles away but has been reported missing). Click for a list of all markers in Arvin.
 
Also see . . .  Bakersfield National Cemetery On Hallowed Ground. (Submitted on September 5, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesMilitary
 
Gettysburg Address image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 24, 2012
3. Gettysburg Address
These plaques are placed at all the National Cemeterys through the country
Address by President Lincoln
At the Dedication of
The Gettysburg National Cemetery
November 19, 1863

Gettysburg Address Marker located at the Bakersfield National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 24, 2012
4. Gettysburg Address Marker located at the Bakersfield National Cemetery
Bakersfield National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 24, 2012
5. Bakersfield National Cemetery
Bakersfield National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 24, 2012
6. Bakersfield National Cemetery
Bakersfield National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 24, 2012
7. Bakersfield National Cemetery
Bakersfield National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 24, 2012
8. Bakersfield National Cemetery
Bakersfield National Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, July 22, 2012
9. Bakersfield National Cemetery
Blue Star Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, July 24, 2013
10. Blue Star Memorial Marker
A tribute to the Armed Forces that have defended the United States of America. Sponsored by Oasis Garden Club of Indian Wells Valley Ridgecrest, California in cooperation with California Garden Clubs, Inc. And Bakersfield National Cemetery
Bakersfield National Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mia Kostouros, June 28, 2014
11. Bakersfield National Cemetery Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 515 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   10. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   11. submitted on , by Mia Kostouros of Los Banos, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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