San Diego in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
In Memory of the Mormon Battalion
Albert Warren Dunham
Private – Company B
23 May 1828 – 11 May 1847
Lydia Ann Edmunds Hunter
Wife of Captain Jesse Hunter
22 January 1823 – 26 April 1847
Lydia Hunter and Private Albert Dunham were buried in a cemetery in the La Playa area of Point Loma and were moved to Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery with other military personnel in 1887.
Location. 32° 41.374′ N, 117° 14.664′ W. Marker is in San Diego, California, in San Diego County. Memorial can be reached from Cabrillo Memorial Drive. Marker is in northeast section of Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Diego CA 92152, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of the Heros of the Battle of San Pasqual (here, next to this marker); Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Holy Mass Celebrated in California Post Chapel, Building 213 (approx. 0.3 miles away); USS Hoel * USS S. B. Roberts * USS Johnston (approx. 0.3 miles away); USS Gambier Bay CVE 73 and Composite Squadron VC-10 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Moreton Bay Fig (approx. half a mile away); Buque Escuela Juan Sebastian de Elcano (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Diego.
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