Modesto in Stanislaus County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Stanislaus County Sheriff
Dedicated May 8, 2002
E Clampus Vitus, Chapter No.58
Stanislaus County Peace Officers Assn.
Erected 2002 by E Clampus Vitus, Chapter No.58 and Stanislaus County Peace Officers Assoc.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 37° 38.902′ N, 120° 58.896′ W. Marker is in Modesto, California, in Stanislaus County. Marker can be reached from Scenic Drive. Touch for map. Marker and gravesite are located at the Modesto Pioneer Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 905 Scenic Drive, Modesto CA 95350, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grand Army of the Republic (within shouting distance of this marker); Modesto Pioneer Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Silent City (about 400 feet away); The McHenry Mansion (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Paper Boy (approx. Modesto – Stanislaus County Seat (approx. one mile away); The Guns Are Silent (approx. one mile away); Modesto War Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Modesto.
Also see . . . Gunfight at Stone Corral. An account of the activities of John Sontag and Chris Evans, the notorious train robbers of the San Joaquin Valley. Their activities led to the shooting of Deputy Sheriff Joseph McGinnes. (Submitted on May 30, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,030 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 30, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.