Veterans Wall at Fair Oaks CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sbcamper
N 38° 39.000 W 121° 16.739
10S E 649762 N 4279342
Quick Description: This Veterans Wall lists the names of all the veterans (all periods) who are buried at this cemetery. Golden Gate Natl. was closed. San Joaquin Valley had not opened, nor had Sacramento Valley. Over 1,400 are listed.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/22/2009 8:10:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM62QF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
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Long Description:
There are a handful of women veterans listed. As the cemetery expanded it had a veterans area on the north side, then another, then nitches. It has a flagpole. Dedication was May 2006.
There is another flagpole and bench closer to the office that was dedicated May 29, 1999.
Type of Memorial: Non-Specific Memorial

In Honor Of: All veterans at this cemetery.

Marker Text:
names only (30 to a row) and most recent on reverse side of wall

Date of dedication: 2006

Who Put it Here?: the cemetery

Description of Memorial:
spoke to worker there. It is on the west rise.

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only): Not listed

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