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Tehachapi in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Duty~Honor~Country

 
 
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By Denise Boose, December 23, 2014
1. Duty~Honor~Country Marker
Inscription. The Sacrifices of few ensured the freedom of many. A grateful community remembers those who served in the Armed Forces of the United States during time of war and peace, whose courage and personal sacrifices defended and preserved our freedom.
 
Erected 2002 by Jerry Wood, Leon Hughes, Bruce Ferry and Members of the VFW Post 5948.
 
Location. 35° 7.904′ N, 118° 27.104′ W. Marker is in Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on West F Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 321 West F Street, Tehachapi CA 93561, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tehachapi Loop Mural (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Original site of the First Catholic Church in 1887 (about 400 feet away); Gallinger House (about 700 feet away); Red Front Blacksmith Shop Mural (approx. 0.2 miles away); Odd Fellows Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Two 1890's Houses (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tehachapi Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); B.M. Denison House & 1880's House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehachapi.
 
Categories. Military
 
Duty~Honor~Country Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, December 23, 2014
2. Duty~Honor~Country Marker
Veteran's Memorial Dedicated July 4, 2002 by Jerry Wood - Leon Hughes - Bruce Ferry and Members of VFW Post 5948
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By Denise Boose, December 23, 2014
3. Duty~Honor~Country Marker
Duty~Honor~Country Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, December 23, 2014
4. Duty~Honor~Country Marker
Marker is mounted on the front to the left of the entrance door.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 26, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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