Walnut Creek in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Veterans Memorial Building
1250 Locust St.
Erected by Walnut Creek Historical Society. (Marker Number 170.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk marker series.
Location. 37° 53.786′ N, 122° 3.69′ W. Marker is in Walnut Creek, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on Locust Street near Olympic Boulevard, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1201 Locust Street, Walnut Creek CA 94596, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walnut Creek Grammar School (within shouting distance of this marker); Central School (within shouting distance of this marker); Dole House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named The Dole House (about 400 feet away); Broadway Shopping Center (about 400 feet away); Masonic Temple Main Street, 1910 (about 500 feet away); Kirsch Home (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walnut Creek.
More about this marker. The subject of this marker was located across the street from the marker. The building has since been razed.
This marker is a part of the Walnut Creek Heritage Walk.
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 16, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.