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In Memory of the Heros of the Battle of San Pasqual

They fought a good fight

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
1. In Memory of the Heros of the Battle of San Pasqual Marker
Inscription.
1st United States Dragoons
Company C
Sergent. John Cox Corporl William. C. West Private George Ashmead Private Joseph T. Campbell Private Williamm. Dalton Private John Dunlop Private Joseph B. Kennedy Private William. C. Leckey Private Samuel T. Refoge

Company K
1st. Sergeant Otis L. Moore Sergeant William. Whitress Corporal George Ramsdale Farrier David W. Johnson Private William. H. Fiel Private William. C. Gholston Private Robert S. Gregory
California Volunteer Henry Baker

Topographical Engineer Detachment Francois Menard

The Battle of San Pasqual fought Dec 6 to Dec 10 1846 won California from Mexico for the United States of America

This stone was taken from the San Pasqual Battlefield and erected over their last resting place
 
Erected 1922 by San Diego Parlors of Native Sons and Daughters of the Golden West.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 32° 41.374′ N, 117° 14.664′ W. Marker is in San Diego, California, in San Diego County. Marker can be reached from Cabrillo Memorial Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in northeast
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
2. In Memory of the Heros of the Battle of San Pasqual Marker
Marker is in center of photo. In Memory of the Mormon Battalion marker is just to the right.
section of Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: San Diego CA 92152, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of the Mormon Battalion (here, next to this marker); Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Holy Mass Celebrated in California (approx. 0.3 miles away); Post Chapel, Building 213 (approx. 0.3 miles away); USS Hoel * USS S. B. Roberts * USS Johnston (approx. 0.3 miles away); USS Gambier Bay CVE 73 and Composite Squadron VC-10 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Moreton Bay Fig (approx. half a mile away); Buque Escuela Juan Sebastian de Elcano (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Diego.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, Mexican-American
 
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
3. In Memory of the Heros of the Battle of San Pasqual Marker
In Memory of the Heros of the Battle of San Pasqual Marker is at the left. In Memory of the Mormon Battalion Marker is just to the right. And, the USS Bennington Memorial is at the far right.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 9, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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