Arvin in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Bakersfield National Cemetery
All the Patriotic Men and Women
Who Answered Their Country's Call to Service
George W. Bush
President of the United States
James B. Peake
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
William F. Tuerk
Under Secretary for Memorial Affairs
National Cemetery Administration
Erected 2008 by United States Veterans Adminstration.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Military. In addition, it is included in the National Cemeteries series list.
Location. 35° 15.213′ N, 118° 40.142′ W. Marker is in Arvin, California, in Kern County. Marker is on East Bear Mountain Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Located not far from Interstate 58 as you turn onto Highway 223 (Bear Mountain Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 30338 East Bear Mountain Boulevard, Arvin CA 93203, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow Arvin-Sierra Glider Port (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bealville (approx. 2.7 miles away); Caliente (approx. 3˝ miles away); Cesar E. Chavez National Monument (approx. 6˝ miles away); The Great Flood of 1932 and Engine No. 3834 (approx. 7.3 miles away); The Cross at the Loop (approx. 8.3 miles away); Tehachapi Pass Railroad Line (approx. 8.6 miles away); Tehachapi Loop (approx. 8.6 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2018. It was originally submitted on September 5, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 692 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on September 5, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 10. submitted on August 27, 2013, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 11. submitted on July 19, 2014, by Mia Kostouros of Los Banos, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.