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SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY
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CIVIL WAR/GAR MEMORIALS PROJECT

This is a very large project and we can use your assistance. If you know of a monument to the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) or Civil War-related memorial (of any size or design) near you, we invite you to share this information with the SUVCW. Please contact our Department Civil War Memorials Officer with any information.

Department Civil War Memorials Officer
E-mail: memorials@suvpac.org

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Location:

Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA

(specific location not given)

Type:

Monument to Revel Gridley

Reported by:

Civil War Union Monuments, 1978 book, by Daughters of the Union Veterans of the Civil War; & D. E. Darby, 25 Apr 2002

Status:

___ Completed

___ Submitted

___ Under Assessment

_X_ Needs Investigation

Notes:

Carl Taylor of Camp 24 is checking on this monument, 29 Apr 2002.

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Location:

Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA

Stockton Rural Cemetery near Memory Chapel, Cemetery Ln and E Pine St, Stockton; USGS Quadrangle Sheet Name: Stockton West.

Type:

Plaque - California State Historical Landmark No. 801

Reported by:

Tad D. Campbell, May 2002

Status:

___ Completed

___ Submitted

___ Under Assessment

_X_ Needs Investigation

Notes:

NO. 801 REUEL COLT GRIDLEY MONUMENT - Erected in honor of the soldier's friend, Reuel Colt Gridley, by Rawlins Post, Grand Army of the Republic, and the citizens of Stockton in gratitude for services rendered Union soldiers during the War of the Rebellion, when he collected $275,000 for the Sanitary Commission by selling and reselling a sack of flour.

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