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Reuel Colt Gridley Monument
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 37° 58.648 W 121° 17.185
10S E 650499 N 4204700
Quick Description: California Historical Landmark #801
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 10/6/2008 8:58:01 PM
Waymark Code: WM4WQ9
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Marky
Views: 24

Long Description:
The Monument reads:

The Soldiers Friend

Ruel C. Gridley
Born Jan. 23, 1829
Died Nov. 24, 1870

Erected by Rawlin's Post No. 23. Grand Army of the Republic and the Citizens of Stockton September 19, 1887 in gratitude for services rendered Union Soldiers during the War of Rebellion in collecting 275000 dollars for the Sanitary Commission by selling and reselling a sack of flour.
Marker Number: 801.00

Marker Name: REUEL COLT GRIDLEY MONUMENT

County: San Joaquin

Location:
Stockton Rural Cemetery near Memory Chapel, Cemetery Ln and E Pine St, Stockton


Website: [Web Link]

Has Official CA Plaque: Not Listed

Marker Dedication Date: Not listed

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