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San Luis Obispo in San Luis Obispo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

General John C. Fremont

 
 
General John C. Fremont Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhammer
1. General John C. Fremont Marker
Inscription.
and his command of 430 men of the Navy Battalion of Mounted Riflemen encamped near this site December 14-15 1846, on their march, which ended the Mexican regime in California.

Erected 1930 by San Luis Obispo School Children, Native Daughters and History and Landmark Section of the Monday Club.

 
Erected 1930 by San Luis Obispo School Children, Native Daughters and History and Landmark Section of the Monday Club.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 35° 17.002′ N, 120° 39.772′ W. Marker is in San Luis Obispo, California, in San Luis Obispo County. Marker is at the intersection of Osos Street and Mill Street, on the right when traveling south on Osos Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 801 Osos Street, San Luis Obispo CA 93401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Luis Obispo Sesquicentennial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of First County Court House (about 600 feet away); “Love” and “Double Joy” (about 700 feet away); J. P. Andrews Building
General John C. Fremont Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 5, 2013
2. General John C. Fremont Marker
(about 700 feet away); Site of Ah Louis Store (about 800 feet away); Chong's Candy Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in San Luis Obispo.
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 309 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.   2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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