Chiriaco Summit in Riverside County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Coachella Valley Recipients
Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients
—United States of America —
Colonel Mitchell Paige, U.S. Marine Corps, October 26, 1942 • Hospital Corpsman First Class Robert E. Bush, U.S. Navy, May 2, 1945 • Major General James Day, U.S. Marine Corps, May 14-17, 1945 • Colonel Lewis L. Millett, U.S. Army, February 7, 1951 • Captain William L. McGonagle, U.S. Navy, June 8-9, 1967.
Location. 33° 39.702′ N, 115° 43.356′ W. Marker is in Chiriaco Summit, California, in Riverside County. Marker is on Chiriaco Road. Touch for map. This marker is on the grounds of the General Patton Memorial Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 62510 Chiriaco Road, Indio CA 92201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. California-Arizona Maneuver Area (a few steps from this marker); The Desert Training Center (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Desert Training Center (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Desert Training Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Cannons (within shouting distance 33-barreled Organs (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scythed Chariots (about 300 feet away); Catapults (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chiriaco Summit.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
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