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Plumas County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Plumas County Veterans Memorial Marker, Front of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 4, 2013
1. Plumas County Veterans Memorial Marker, Front of Monument
Inscription.
(Panel on the left)
On behalf of the grateful people of Plumas County, this memorial is dedicated to all our veterans and those whose names are engraved on these tablets, who made the ultimate sacrifice for us all.
Dedicated May 29, 2006

(Panel on the right)
... that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain; that this nation under God shall have a new birth of freedom and that this government of the people, by the people and for the people shall not perish from the earth... Abraham Lincoln 1863

(Reverse Side of monument)
(Center panel)
On behalf of the grateful people of Plumas County, this memorial is dedicated to all our veterans and those whose names are engraved on these tablets, who made the ultimate sacrifice for us all.
Dedicated May 29, 2006

(Panel on the left)
William W. Smith • Frank W. Tucker • Robert A. Bringham • Ward Issac Church • Alfred Ede • Dewey Francis McElroy • Leland R. Crowe • Edward Reynolds • Irving T. Reynolds • Louis W. Sobrero • Virgil F. Abbott • Alonzo I. Andersen • Clarence J. Alexander • James Warren Bishop • Shannon R. Benner • Franck C. Buckner • Gale R. Butler • Paul B. Carter • Richard Charley • Donald S. Berton • Narciso Brussatoi • John Charley • Lowell V. Dean
Plumas County Veterans Memorial Marker, Rear of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 4, 2013
2. Plumas County Veterans Memorial Marker, Rear of Monument
• Robert Demes • John C. Cucciarre • Tabor G. Differding • Harry A. Doble • Robert V. Dolkas • James C. Hardin • Wilber E. Edgmon • Frederick G. Farrar • John W. Moore, M.D. • Malcom I. Duncan • Harlod E. Graham • William E. Hamblin • Kenneth M. Hayes • Marion E. Herring • Robert L. Johnson • Palmer Johnson • Kelly E. Kimes • Daniel Herrmann • Omar J. Kampschmidt • Fred R. Kabkee • Howard C. King • Don H. Lancaster • John Wenbar Mills • Raymond R. Martinez • Willard V. Lane • James E. Locke • Watt T. Maxwell • Earl R. McShane • Robert P. McTwigan • Craig C. Moore • Owen C. Landrith • Arnold E. Nelson • Elliott M. Orr

(Panel in the center)
Jeremiah P. McCleery

(Panel on the right)
Gordon K. Gould • William F. Murray • Jess R. Pierce • Robert C. Parrott • Francis W. Pulliam • Lester E. Pyle • Eugene L. Rickard • Robert Ross • Leon M. Pumphery • John M. Richardson • Joseph J. Sanzone • Harry Y. Schaedler • Harold E. Schmittler • Harion C. Shaffer • James J. Scorsur • Max E. Schooler • Charles A. Shaw • Carle Dean Smith • Clarence W. Stonesifer • Eugene W. Swanson • Tadishit Takeuchi • Harrison N. Thomas • Delbert L Strong • Clyde W. Trusty • Thomas W. Ware • Jack A. Wiegand • Burr D. Williams • Edwin W. Winter • Lamarra Woodsen • Beauford E. Young • Harold M. McKenna • Delmer W. Ross • William R. Simmons • Arthur C. Wilson, Jr. • Steven Lambert
Plumas County Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 4, 2013
3. Plumas County Veterans Memorial Marker
• W.K. Utah Creason • Floyd “Sonny” Granger, Jr. • Jarold E. Humphrey • Gary W. Catron • Richard E. Huff • Michael L. Krom • Duncan B. McIntyre • Roy V. Rawlin • Arthur A. Shelton • Richard E. O’Brien • Sanford L. Shrout, Jr. • Daniel R. Ratledge, Jr. • Larry D. Simpson • Edward H. Timmons
 
Erected 2006.
 
Location. 39° 56.201′ N, 120° 56.929′ W. Marker is in Quincy, California, in Plumas County. Marker is on West Main Street (California Route 70) near Court Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 530 West Main Street, Quincy CA 95971, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Forest Stationers (within shouting distance of this marker); Feather Publishing Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Goodwin Law Office (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beckwourth Trail – American Ranch (about 500 feet away); Plumas Club (about 500 feet away); Coburn-Variel Home (about 600 feet away); Plumas Lodge No. 60 F&AM (about 700 feet away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quincy.
 
More about this marker. This memorial is located in Dame Shirley Plaza.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 468 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 22, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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