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Imperial Valley Veterans’ Memorial

 
 
Imperial Valley Veterans' Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
1. Imperial Valley Veterans' Memorial Marker
Inscription.
This Memorial Erected
in Honor of Those Who
Served Their Country
in Time of War
By Veteran's Memorial Housing Committee - May 30, 1941 • Representing County Board of Supervisors - Hugh T. Osborne • Representing veterans of the war with Spain - John M. Grafton, Geo. H. Knight, Madison G. Hill • Representing veterans of the World War - William H. Rhodes, Harvey Kenyon, George Whitcher
In Memoriam
Honor well, those patriots
Who died at country's call
Lest through ingratitude
Our glorious nation fall.
Guard well, that precious liberty
Enjoyed throughout the years;
Purchased by their valiant blood
Hallowed by widow's tears.
              -J. Maxwell Grafton

Revolutionary War Memorial
This marker is placed in honor of the veterans of the American Revolution
Delaware • Maryland • Pennsylvania • Rhode Island • North Carolina • South Carolina • New Hampshire • Massachusetts • New York • Connecticut • Georgia • New Jersey • Virginia
Desert Palm Chapter, DAR

World War II - Korea - Vietnam Memorial
In Honor of
All Who Served
WW II
Korea
Vietnam

Dedicated
November 11,1983

In Honor of Imperial County's Fallen Heroes
World War I - Harry D. Adams • Fred C. Allen • David Allen • Roy E. Anderson • A. Boyce Aten • Bernard Baker • Victor H. Bell • Wheeler A Boteler • John L. Bowlin • Leslie
Imperial Valley Veterans' Memorial and Revolutionary War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
2. Imperial Valley Veterans' Memorial and Revolutionary War Memorial
The main marker is the bottom marker and the top marker commemorates the Revolutionary War.
E. Bradbury • Roland W. Bradley • Emil Bucher • A.O. Butler • Luther W. Creed • Cleo W. Davis • Edward J. Davis • James Garcia • Samuel C. Garrigues • Forest F. Gates • Roy C. Gates • Peter Gatto • Barney P. George • Fred Gibson • Rogers C. Goree • Everett M. Gullett • Robert Hall • Samuel Hart • Roy Heckstrum • Bert A. Hilliard • Earl A. Hobuck • Paul R. Holdzkom • Fred A. Holmes • Thomas P. Humphries • James P. Kelly •Bartlett W. Kemp • Thomas J. Lake • Lawrence Laughlin • James R. Laughrin • Roger Lawrence • Harold Lien • Ernest E. Loveland • Thomas Lundholm • Clark N. Maxey • Horace H. McCormack • Henry S. McSpadden • Floyd V. Miller • Fernand J. Miquez • Latney Y. Montague • Roy E. Moorman • Frank M. O’Conner • Charles L. Odom • Charles A. Perou • Dwight Persinger • Homer T. Pumphrey • Lee Rainbow • James Reid • Marvin D. Rhodes • Harry W. Riddle • John S. Shepherd • Gus Shireson • Robert A Shroyer • W.A. Stanley • Issac W. Stephens • Roy E. Stover • Harold Swann • Herbert J. Towler • Elmer A. Tye • George N. Welch • Sylvester Wells • Luther Wilson, Jr. • Bertrum B. Yancy

World War II - Alberto D. Aceves • George Aguayo • Lorrin D. Allen • John N. Apodaca • Louis N. Apodaca • Augustine L. Ariias • Victor M. Armendariz • Joseph Avendano, Jr. • Jose A. Baltier • Robert E. Baly • Edward R. Barajas • Vicente B. Barron • Joe M. Barros • Frederick G. Beebe • Edward L. Bridgers, Jr. • James E. Burns, Jr. • Eliazar A. Burrola • Stanley Carey • Ben Carr • Jesus R. Castro • Jack E. Center • William B. Christian • Donald M. Conser • Charles G. Cothran • Francisco
Revolutionary War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
3. Revolutionary War Memorial
P. Daniels • Gildardo Davila • Amos J. Delozier, Jr. • Harry S. Dillon • Rex A. Dreasher • Lionel L. Ducarpe, Jr. • John Dunbar • Raymond B. Engebretson • Simmie C. Ervin • Frank M. Espino • James E. Everson • Raymond M. Fernandez • Paul Flores, Jr. • Thomas H. Forman • Kenneth D. Foster • Kenneth C. Fulmer • Valentino Fusi • Maximilian Gallegos • Emanuel M. Garcia • Theodore G. Garrett • Robert J. George • William G. Gilliland • Manuel Gonzalez • Edwin S. Green • Herschel Grubbs • Salvador Guilin • Hubert Guilory • Edward L Hargrove • Howard V. Harlan • Lee A. Harris • Leroy Haskell • Sylvanus G. Haskell • Frank J. Hickcox • Gilbert Higuera • Lester Holdridge • William R. Hosea • Eldon H. Huling • Clyde B. Jackson • Leo A. Jimenez • Silas A Johnson • Daniel H. Judd • Gavino B. Julian • Robert E. Juvenal • Olaf F. Kahnert • Howard V. Keffer • Oscar D. Kemp • Kenneth S. Kenyon • Eugene G. King • Jack Kirkpatrick • John J. Landsberg • Philip E. La Vine • Charles A. Leeper • Albert F. Lopez • Oliver L. Love • Clester H. Mabry • Miguel G. Macliz • Mallard E. Maggard • Earvin E. Martin • Zacairo M. Martinez • Howard R. May • Salvador B. Mena • Dan S. Miletich • Elmer R. Miller • Leroy L. Miser • Martin A. Mitonsinka • Douglas Monson • Pedro Montoya • Ray E. Moore • Roy R. Moser • Stuart A. Munson • Jerry M. Murphy • Ralph P. Murrietta, Jr. • Fumitake Nagato • James J. Nanomantube • Roberto H. Napolean • Ramon M. Negrete • James F. Newell • Thomas Nishimoto • Marcos Ortiz • Glenn T. Otis • John E. Parrish • James E. Peck • Sterling Paris • Stanley Phillips • Emilio Pilotin •
World War II - Korea - Vietnam image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
4. World War II - Korea - Vietnam
Glen D. Poole • Lewis M. Prentice • Robert L. Price • Merle A. Rader • Joseph H. Raine • John R. Ramirez • Marion H. Rankin • Edward Rathert • Clifford O. Risner • Keith H. Robertson • Louis N. Rochin • Donald C. Rodman • Geronimo L. Rodriguez • Ellis A. Rogers • William L. Rosanbalm • Manuel F. Ruiz • William E. Sage • Teofilo Salinas • Richard J. Scott • Robert H. Sharp • Joseph Shiomichi • Fred Singh • Dotsy W. Smith • Robert F. Smith • Westley J. Smith • Arthur Sobke • Howard T. Speak • Charles F. Staggs •Cecil Stallings • William P. Sunstrom • Lawrence H. Swain • Robert W. Tackett • Echol K. Tankersley • Lee R. Teague • Theodore T. Tezuka • William Toland • Wilbert Trudell • Eulojio E. Urias • Oliver H. Valdez • Lyle Van Norman • Alexandro C. Villa • Thomas B. White, Jr. • Russell Whitmer • Robert R. Willett • James H. Williams • Leon L. Withrow • Raymond G. Wood • Jesse J. Worley • Walter Wylie • John Yates • Theo B. Youngblood

Korean War - Roy L. Allen • Alford L. Bradley • Frank C. Donaldson • Benjamin R. Encinas • Raul R. Pelician • William J. Hancock • Rodolfo Hernandez • William Joseph • James J. La Grange • Charles R. Lucas • Thomas Manchester • John D. Moore • Herman E. Morse • William P. Rivera • David D. Steward • William Tavres • Adolpho Valenzuela • Lonnie R. White • James D. Hammond

Vietnam War - George R. Annos, Jr. • Andrew Battiest • Salvador M.L. Banaga • Gordon B. Blackwood • Kenneth L. Breshears • Michael L. Byam • Edwardo Camarena-Salazar • William Daniels, Jr. • Richard A. Deleidi • Dennis W. Dotson • Roy W.
In Honor of Imperial County's Fallen Heroes image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
5. In Honor of Imperial County's Fallen Heroes
Duncan • Michael A. Gross • Ramon S. Hernandez, Jr. • Leo C. Hester • Ralph E. Icke, II • Mark T. Jernigan • Nathan L. Johnson • Dennis E. Joy • Gene D. Killgore • Luis A. Lopez-Ramos • Herbert G. Lucas • Jesse A. Mallobox • Florencio Q. Marquez • Salvador M. Nava • David G. Nunez, Jr. • Dwanyne M. Patterson • William D. Ray • Roger E. Rodriquez • John P Scoggins • Benny J. Smith • Kurt C. Staab • Erich Tidwell • Kenneth W. Wolfe • Billy H Wyatt • Victor Zaragoza
 
Erected 1941 by Veteran's Memorial Housing Committee.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 32° 49.467′ N, 115° 30.176′ W. Marker is in Imperial, California, in Imperial County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Aten Road and Imperial Valley Pioneers Expressway (California Route 111). Touch for map. The veteran's memorial is part of the Imperial Valley Pioneers Museum and is outside one wing of the building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 373 East Aten Road, Imperial CA 92251, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pearl Harbor Survivors Memorial (here, next to this marker); Mobley Meadows (within shouting distance of this marker); McConnell Ranch (approx. 1.1 miles away); Imperial Valley Press (approx. 4 miles away); Women's 10,000 Club
Wide view of the Fallen Heroes Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
6. Wide view of the Fallen Heroes Memorial
(approx. 4 miles away); Imperial Irrigation District (approx. 4 miles away); Site of Rancho El Tecolote (approx. 5 miles away); Harold Bell Wright (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Imperial.
 
Categories. Heroes
 
Memorial Bricks image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
7. Memorial Bricks
Please click on photo to enlarge to read names.
Memorial Bricks image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
8. Memorial Bricks
Please click on photo to enlarge to read names.
Memorial Bricks image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
9. Memorial Bricks
Please click on photo to enlarge to read names.
Imperial Valley Camp No.62<br>United Spanish War Veterans image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
10. Imperial Valley Camp No.62
United Spanish War Veterans
Anna Marie Ross Tent No.72<br>Grand Army of the Republic<br>1861-1865 image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 7, 2015
11. Anna Marie Ross Tent No.72
Grand Army of the Republic
1861-1865
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 22, 2015, by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on March 22, 2015, by James King of San Miguel, California. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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