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

Paso Robles Veterans Memorial

 
 
Paso Robles Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 21, 2013
1. Paso Robles Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription. This monument is dedicated to all War Veterans of the Paso Robles area who served Their county in its time of Need.

Presented by the
Paso Robles United Veterans Council
Veterans of Foreign Wars – Post 5692
American Legion Post 50
Veterans of W.W. I – Barracks 1603
Amvets – Post 23
November 11, 1967

 
Erected 1967 by Paso Robles United Veterans Council, Veterans of Foreign Wars – Post 5692, American Legion Post 50, Veterans of W.W. I – Barracks 1603, Amvets – Post 23.
 
Location. 35° 37.596′ N, 120° 41.404′ W. Marker is in Paso Robles, California, in San Luis Obispo County. Marker is at the intersection of 12th Street and Park Street, on the left when traveling west on 12th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 12th Street, Paso Robles CA 93446, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ignacy Jan Paderewski (within shouting distance of this marker); Carnegie Library (within shouting distance of this marker); The Famous Hotel El Paso de Robles 1891 - 1940 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct
Paso Robles Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 21, 2013
2. Paso Robles Veterans Memorial Marker
line); Pittsburg Pirates (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brewster – Dutra House (approx. half a mile away); Paso Robles’ First Jail (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Memory Of (approx. 0.6 miles away); Geneseo School (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paso Robles.
 
More about this marker. Paso Robles City Park is bounded by 12th, Pine, 11th and Spring Streets.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
City Park Donors Monument image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 21, 2013
3. City Park Donors Monument
This park the gift
In 1897
Of those real pioneers
D.W. James
D.D. Blackburn
J.H. Blackburn
Lest We Forget
R.C. and Grace Heaton
1950

The trees were God’s first temples


This monument is located near the Carnegie Library building.
Paso Robles Centennial Time Capsule image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 21, 2013
4. Paso Robles Centennial Time Capsule
Centennial
Time Capsule
Commemorating the incorporation
Of the
City of El Paso de Robles
March 11, 1889
Dedicated May 27, 1889
By the Centennial Committee
Of the El Paso de Robles Area
Historical Society
Virginia A. Peterson, Chairman
Dolly Barba Bader • Bettey A. Cousins • Eugene W. Ernst • William M. Gerst • Mary J. Gerst • Sandra K. Hatch • Kathleen R. Reneau • Daniel E. Lewis • Martin W. Kuehl • Norma Della Moye
To Be Opened in 2089


The time capsule is located near the Carnegie Library building.
War Heroes Drinking Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 21, 2013
5. War Heroes Drinking Fountain
Dedicated to
Our War Heroes
Erected 1947
By
Paso Robles Lions Club


This fountain is located at the west end of City Park.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 23, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 426 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on September 5, 2013, by James King of San Miguel, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 23, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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