Hornbook in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Founding of the American Legion
Erected 1979 by Ross Nelson Post No. 122, Dist. 2, Yreka, California.
Location. 41° 54.606′ N, 122° 33.345′ W. Marker is in Hornbook, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker is on Front Street near Henly-Hornbook Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6001 Front Street, Hornbrook CA 96044, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cottonwood (approx. half a mile away); Bradford Ripley Alden (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cottonwood Basin (approx. 0.7 miles away); Klamathon (approx. 2.5 miles away); All Roads Lead to Ager Stage and Freight Stop (approx. 5.7 miles away); Hilt War Memorial (approx. 6.8 miles away); Pioneer Stage Drivers (approx. 7.2 miles away); Wilkes Expedition (approx. 7.6 miles away).
Also see . . . History - American Legion. The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans (Submitted on September 1, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • War, World I •
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