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Major General Joseph H. Pendleton

 
 
Major General Joseph H. Pendleton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
1. Major General Joseph H. Pendleton Marker
Inscription. Born in Rochester June 2, 1860 to Joseph R. and Matilda Cross Pendleton. United States Navy Academy 1878. He fired last shot in Spanish American War. Camp Pendleton California named in his honor. Died February 4, 1942. Buried at National Cemetery Coronado, California.
 
Erected by Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Beaver County (PA) Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 42.118′ N, 80° 17.122′ W. Marker is in Rochester, Pennsylvania, in Beaver County. Marker is on Brighton Avenue 0 miles north of Adams Street (Pennsylvania Route 68), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester PA 15074, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. H.C. Fry Glass Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Rochester Lodge Number 229 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Second Baptist Church (approx. mile away); Always A River 1991 (approx. mile away); Make Way for the Railroad
Major General Joseph H. Pendleton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 7, 2011
2. Major General Joseph H. Pendleton Marker
(approx. mile away); Industry Along the Banks (approx. mile away); Joseph H. Bausman D.D. (approx. mile away); About River Transit ... (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
 
Also see . . .
1. Joseph H. Pendleton at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Californians in the Military. Military Museum Website (Submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

3. Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks Foundation. Marker Program (Submitted on October 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, Spanish-American
 
Major General Joseph Henry Pendleton image. Click for full size.
By Marine Corps photo
3. Major General Joseph Henry Pendleton
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 655 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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