San Diego in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
In Memory of the Heros of the Battle of San Pasqual
They fought a good ﬁght
1st United States Dragoons
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
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′ Touch for map. Marker is in northeast section of Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: San Diego CA 92152, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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 Sites • War, Mexican-American •
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