Templeton in San Luis Obispo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
World War Two
1941 - 1945
*Killed in Action
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
Location. 35° 32.965′ N, 120° 42.446′ W. Marker is in Templeton, California, in San Luis Obispo County. Memorial is on Crocker Street, on the right when traveling south. The marker sits in front of the cannon in the middle of the southeast side of the park, between 5th and 6th Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Templeton CA 93465, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Presbyterian Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Templeton Carriage Works (about 600 feet away); Museum Property / Horstman House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bethel Lutheran Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carlton Hotel (approx. 4.7 miles away); Chumash and Salinan Nations Village Site (approx. 4.7 miles away); Atascadero Administration BuildingSunken Gardens (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Templeton.
Regarding In Memoriam. The marker does not elaborate but I assume that the men listed were sons of Templeton. Norman Hoover's name was added after the plaque was finished.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 19, 2013, by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on August 19, 2013, by James King of San Miguel, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.