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Salida in Chaffee County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Chaffee County Honor Roll Board

[World War II]

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2020
1. Chaffee County Honor Roll Board
Inscription.  

[Roll of Honored Dead]
Frank J. Coscarelli • Jack Rundell • Joe A. Barnhill
Frank Holman • Roy J. Barnhill • John T. Fowler
Raymond Thorpe • John N. Maestas • Cyril J. Coster
Theodore D. Benjovsky • Laverne F. Knipp • Philip F. Scholl
Jose B. Gallegos • Walter G. Barnhill • Richard G. Haley
Tony J. Martinez • Harry T. Ostrum Jr. • David D. Pacheco
Stephen B. Pitt • James L. Price • Pete A. Martinez

[Roll of Veterans]
[not transcribed]


 
Erected 2016 by B.P.O.E. Elks No. 808 and Concerned Citizens and Organizations.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II.
 
Location. 38° 32.124′ N, 105° 59.542′ W. Marker is in Salida, Colorado, in Chaffee County. Memorial is at the intersection of F Street and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north on F Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 147 F Street, Salida CO 81201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Salida Steam Plant (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Jackson Hotel
Chaffee County Honor Roll Board image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2020
2. Chaffee County Honor Roll Board
(approx. 4.8 miles away); Finding Our Roots / New Faces Along the River / Pike Explores the Valley (approx. 6.4 miles away); Christmas 1806 (approx. 6.4 miles away); Lt. Zebulon Pike's Southwestern Expedition (approx. 7.1 miles away); Peaks to Pastures (approx. 13.3 miles away); Valley Ranching (approx. 13.3 miles away); Whose Water Is It? (approx. 13.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salida.
 
Regarding Chaffee County Honor Roll Board. The Honor Roll began during World War II, was later covered over, and then recreated in 2015-2016 when rediscovered under the stuccoed wall.
 
Also see . . .  Salida Veterans Wall. (Submitted on October 24, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 24, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 41 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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