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San Gabriel in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial

 
 
San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose
1. San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial Marker
Inscription. Be it known by all who read these words that this Veterans War Memorial is dedicated to those men and women from San Gabriel who so gallantly served their country in times of national peril.

City of San Gabriel 50th Anniversary Seal

Dedicated April 24, 1963, The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Incorporation of the City of San Gabriel
Dedication Committee
Mrs. Alick Barlow • Mrs. Amos Dubois • Mrs. Karl Lunt

 
Erected 1963 by Incorporation of the City of San Gabriel Dedication Committee.
 
Location. 34° 5.879′ N, 118° 6.503′ W. Marker is in San Gabriel, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on South Mission Drive near South Santa Anita Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is mounted on a large rock at the entrance to The Mission Playhouse. The entrance to the grounds is located at the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 South Mission Drive, San Gabriel CA 91776, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Mission Playhouse (here, next to this marker); Early California (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bovard - Wilson - Hayes House and Jail
San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose
2. San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial Marker
(about 500 feet away); 1776 Overland Immigration Expedition (about 700 feet away); Mission San Gabriel Archangel / El Camino Real Door (about 700 feet away); Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza (about 700 feet away); Joseph Chapman’s Millrace (about 700 feet away); San Gabriel Mission (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Gabriel.
 
Categories. Military
 
San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose
3. San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial Marker
San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose
4. San Gabriel Veterans War Memorial
The marker is visible to the right of the entrance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2013, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 368 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 8, 2013, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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