Crockett in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Crockett World War I Veterans Memorial
(periods added to aid legibility)
the men of this community
who gave their lives
1917 Great World War 1919
D. Crowley · G.M. Lee · W.E. Dunn · O.A. Sweet · M.H. Sievers · F. Remaini · B.L. Catelini · G.W. Ross · J.R. Carroll · R.L. Dingman · V.L. Dunn · B.A. Secor
Dedicated by Crockett Post No33 American Legion
Erected by Crockett Post No. 33 American Legion.
Location. 38° 3.173′ N, 122° 12.578′ W. Marker is in Crockett, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of Pomona Street and Alexander Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Pomona Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crockett CA 94525, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Homestead (approx. 0.6 miles away); Anza Expedition of 1776 (approx. ¾ mile away); The Burlington Hotel (approx. 1.5 miles away); McNear Warehouse (approx. 1.5 miles away); Al Zampa Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.5 Turner/Robertson Shipyard (approx. 1.8 miles away); Commodore Jones Point (approx. 1.9 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory of Pony Express Riders (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crockett.
Also see . . . Memorial Hall. The Crockett Community Service District's page for Memorial Hall: "The Crockett Community Services District took ownership of the Word War I Memorial Hall in October 2009. The building known locally as the “Legion,” short for American Legion Hall, was dedicated in 1925 and has stood at the corner of Pomona and Alexander since.... (Submitted on December 17, 2015, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.)
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2015, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 17, 2015, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.