Veterans Home of California
Native Sons Of The Golden West
Walter G. Perazzo, Grand President
In Memory Of James D. Phelan, U. S. Senator
Erected 1984 by Native Sons Of The Golden West.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • War, World I. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is October 25, 1882.
Location. 38° 23.55′ N, 122°
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cal 100 (approx. ¼ mile away); Battle of Seven Pines Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Veterans Home of California (approx. half a mile away); Groezinger Winery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Flags over California in 1870 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Map of Groezinger's Addition (approx. 0.7 miles away); George Yount's Millstones (approx. 0.7 miles away); Yountville Community Hall (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yountville.
Also see . . . Veterans Home of California Yountville (Wikipedia). "The Veterans Home of California is located in Yountville, California, and was founded in 1884. The facility is the largest of its kind in the United States and has a population of almost 800 aged and disabled veterans of World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, Gulf War, War in Afghanistan, and Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom. Several levels of care are offered to residents, including domiciliary services, residential care for the elderly, intermediate nursing care, skilled nursing care, adult day health care, (Submitted on January 9, 2020.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 8, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 171 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.