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Fort Jones in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2017
1. Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Erected
by
Ft. Jones
Boy Scouts
May 30, 1913,
to our
soldiers
burried here

 
Erected 1913 by Fort Jones Boy Scouts.
 
Location. 41° 35.398′ N, 122° 50.096′ W. Marker is in Fort Jones, California, in Siskiyou County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Jones CA 96032, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sgt. James Bryan (approx. mile away); Fort Jones (approx. half a mile away); “Fort Jones House” (approx. 1.1 miles away); World Wars Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Fort Jones War Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Jones (approx. 1.2 miles away); Meamber School (approx. 6.8 miles away); Site of the First Church in Scott Valley (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Jones.
 
More about this marker. Marker is located in Fort Jones Cemetery
 
Regarding Veterans Memorial. I found the spelling of the word 'BURRIED' interesting and wonder if it was intentional since I've never seen it spelled that way.

The famous grave of
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By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2017
2. Veterans Memorial Marker
John King Luttrell who was a U.S. Congressman is buried near this memorial. He was a Sergeant of Arms for the California State Assembly during the American Civil War from 1861-1865.
 
Categories. Military
 
Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2017
3. Veterans Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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