Vallejo in Solano County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Civil War - Unknown Dead Monument
to the Memory of
the Unknown Dead
1861 - 1865
Erected 1898 by Grand Army of the Republic and Farragut Relief Corps No. 39, Woman's Relief Corps.
Topics and series. This monument and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the The Grand Army of the Republic series list.
Location. 38° 7.078′ N, 122° 15.731′ W. Marker is in Vallejo, California, in Solano County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Sacramento Street and Valle Vista Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2201 Sacramento St, Vallejo CA 94590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First U.S. Naval Station In The Pacific (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hunter Memorial Promenade (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mansion Gallery (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Vincent Ferrer Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Catholic ChurchVallejo Naval & Historical Museum (approx. 1.1 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. 1.1 miles away); Empress Theater (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vallejo.
More about this monument. This Civil War monument is located in the south central part of Sunrise Memorial Cemetery atop of hillside overlooking Vallejo and within a Naval veterans cemetery section. A Medal of Honor grave of William S. Bond lies nearby.
Sadly, this Civil War monument was found with the obelisk top knocked over by vandals, along with many other headstones in Sunrise Memorial Cemetery.
Regarding Civil War - Unknown Dead Monument. This veterans cemetery section contains a number of Civil War veterans graves.
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