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Elbridge L. Hawk

 
 
Elbridge L. Hawk Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 31, 2008
1. Elbridge L. Hawk Marker
Inscription.  [A tree was planted in the memory of Elbridge Hawk. At the foot of the tree lies this marker]
In Memory of
ELBRIDGE L. HAWK
Past Commander in Chief, G.A.R.

 
Erected 1931 by Dept. Cal. and Nev. W.R.C., May 11, 1931.
 
Location. 38° 34.502′ N, 121° 29.389′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 10th Street and L Street. Marker is located on the grounds of State Capital Park, south of the Hiram W. Johnson Memorial Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sacramento CA 95814, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sacramento Purple Heart Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); California Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Jean A. Bell Kellogg (within shouting distance of this marker); California Firefighters Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Westminster Presbyterian Church
Elbridge L. Hawk Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 31, 2008
2. Elbridge L. Hawk Marker
(about 400 feet away); Acorns, Oaks, and the Native Peoples (about 400 feet away); California Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); The California State Insectary (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
 
Also see . . .
1. Biography of Elbridge L. Hawk. History of Sacramento, California With Biographical Sketches, 1923 (Submitted on January 3, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 

2. Grand Army of the Republic. Elbridge Hawk served as the Commander-in-Chief of the Grand Rapids Encampment, September 11 – 16, 1927. (Submitted on January 3, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 

3. 18th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. A Website dedicated to the 18th Ohio Volunteers, of which Elbridge Hawk was a member at the age of 19. (Submitted on January 3, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
Additional keywords. Grand Army of the Republic
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Elbridge L. Hawk Memorial Tree image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 31, 2008
3. Elbridge L. Hawk Memorial Tree
Marker is located at the base of the tree
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 975 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 3, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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