San Jose in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
November 6, 1976 April 22, 2004
Pat was a loved son, brother, husband and faithful friend. He was a voracious reader, inquisitive scholar, civic volunteer, aggressive athlete and a patriotic and selfless soldier.
in Afghanistan on
April 22, 2004
in service to his country
[The logos of each school, the Arizona Cardinals and the 75 Rangers are placed with each name.]
Greystone Elementary School Bret Harte Middle School Leland High School 42 - Arizona State 40 - Arizona Cardinals 75 Rangers RGT
Erected by The New Almaden Community Club. (Marker Number 2007.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, Afghanistan. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1777.
Location. 37° 10.451′ N, 121° 49.467′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Jose CA 95120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hard Rock Miners (here, next to this marker); Site of First Mining in California (here, next to this marker); Site of First Mining Operation in California (a few steps from this marker); Site of Reduction Works (a few steps from this marker); The Bell Tower (within shouting distance of this marker); Vichy Springs (within shouting distance of this marker); Hacienda Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Hacienda Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Jose.
Also see . . .
1. Pat Tillman. A detailed article on Wikipedia detailing his life, football and military careers, information on his death by friendly fire and the reported cover-up by the US Army. (Submitted on March 31, 2011.)
2. Pat Tillman. An ESPN article reporting the death of Pat Tillman and detailing his football career with Arizona State and the Arizona Cardinals. Included are tributes from his teammates. (Submitted on March 31, 2011.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 30, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 892 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 30, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 3, 4. submitted on March 31, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.