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City of Richmond Employees World War II Memorial

 
 
City of Richmond Employees World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, January 12, 2020
1. City of Richmond Employees World War II Memorial
Inscription.  This tablet is dedicated to the memory of personnel of the City of Richmond who died in the service of their country in World War II.

John J. Kenny · Councilman
William J. Finnegan · Engineer
James F. Fitzgibbons · Street Dept.
Robert A. Bergendorf · Fire Dept.

 
Erected 1951 by City of Richmond.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 37° 56.241′ N, 122° 20.588′ W. Marker is in Richmond, California, in Contra Costa County. Memorial can be reached from Barrett Avenue near 27th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 450 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond CA 94804, 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. Richmond Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Harry Ells School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to Richmond (approx. 0.6 miles away); What Happened Here? (approx. Ύ mile away); Center of Town (approx. 0.9 miles away); Santa Fe Railway

City of Richmond Employees World War II Memorial - wide view image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Andrew Ruppenstein, January 12, 2020
2. City of Richmond Employees World War II Memorial - wide view
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(approx. 1.2 miles away); Japanese Nurseries (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Lincoln Highway in San Pablo (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
More about this memorial. The marker is located in the Richmond Civic Center Plaza, on the south side of the city hall.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 12, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 72 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 12, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.

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Jul. 2, 2022