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Specific Veteran Memorials
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Monuments and memorials dedicated or commemorated to specific veterans or units for their outstanding careers. This can be for on duty or off duty commemorations and for single or multiple people. The specific purpose of the memorials posted in this category is to be primarily focused on a particular person or unit. This category is not for memorials which are primarily focused on a specific war(s).
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Image for Ten Boys from Dallas BB39 - Dallas Texasview gallery

NENE5.5 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsTen Boys from Dallas BB39 - Dallas Texas

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This is a memorial for the 10 men from Dallas who served aboard the USS Arizona (BB39)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 4/28/2009

last visited: 5/30/2009

Image for 1Lt. Boone Moody, USMC -- Rene Paul Henry Park, Lancaster TXview gallery

SESE18.2 km

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Specific Veteran Memorials1Lt. Boone Moody, USMC -- Rene Paul Henry Park, Lancaster TX

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A flagpole dedicated in honor of US Marine Pilot 1Lt Boone Moody

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 12/11/2016

last visited: 12/9/2016

Image for 36th Division in WWII -- Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TXview gallery

WW50.5 km

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Specific Veteran Memorials36th Division in WWII -- Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TX

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A memorial to the men who served in the US Army 36th Infantry division in WWII, the first Army unit to land on European soil in WWII, and the 27,000 casualties sustained by French Army units fighting with the 36th in Europe

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/18/2015

last visited: 6/7/2017

Image for Thirty-Sixth Division -- Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TXview gallery

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Specific Veteran MemorialsThirty-Sixth Division -- Veteran's Memorial Park, Fort Worth TX

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The memorial to the 36th Division soldiers of WWI, who trained nearby at Camp Bowie in Fort Worth, and gained fame in the Meuse-Argonne campaign in France

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 10/15/2015

last visited: 5/24/2019

Image for Vernon Castle Memorial - Benbrook, TXview gallery

WW59.2 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsVernon Castle Memorial - Benbrook, TX

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Vernon Castle was a pilot in the Royal Flying Corps during World War I. He shot down two aircraft over the Western Front and was awarded the Croix de Guerre in 1917. He was killed when his airplane stalled during a maneuver to avoid another plane.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 3/12/2009

last visited: 7/13/2019

Image for ENS Howard D, Crow, USN - Cleburne TXview gallery

SWSW67.4 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsENS Howard D, Crow, USN - Cleburne TX

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A small flat tombstone-style memorial on the NW corner of the Johnson County Courthouse lawn honors Ensign Howard D. Crow, USN, a native of Johnson County TX who perished in the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on 7 Dec 1941.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 1/27/2013

last visited: 6/14/2019

Image for William Hood Simpson - Hood Family Cemetery - Aledo, TXview gallery

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Specific Veteran MemorialsWilliam Hood Simpson - Hood Family Cemetery - Aledo, TX

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A memorial to General William Hood Simpson serves as a cenotaph in the Hood Family Cemetery, Aledo, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 3/2/2015

last visited: 6/4/2016

Image for SGT Candelario "Spider" Garcia, Jr. - Corsicana, TXview gallery

SESE79.7 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsSGT Candelario "Spider" Garcia, Jr. - Corsicana, TX

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Bronze sculpture and plaque commemorating the actions of SGT Garcia on Dec. 8, 1968, while serving in Vietnam. On that day SGT Garcia attacked a machine gun bunker and in so doing saving the lives of his entire platoon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 10/22/2017

last visited: never

Image for Audie Murphy Memorial - Greenville, TXview gallery

NENE81.6 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsAudie Murphy Memorial - Greenville, TX

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Hunt County native Audie Murphy is honored with a bust and memorial near the entrance to the historic Hunt County Courthouse, 2507 Lee St, Greenville, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/9/2017

last visited: never

Image for Lt. Col. James B. Armstrong - Tom Bean, TXview gallery

NN92.9 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsLt. Col. James B. Armstrong - Tom Bean, TX

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A memorial to Lt. Colonel James B. Armstrong stands in front of the flagpole in front of the historic First United Methodist Church, at 7688 State Highway 11, Tom Bean, TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 12/21/2017

last visited: never

Image for Onclo Airheart - Athens, TXview gallery

SESE109.9 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsOnclo Airheart - Athens, TX

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Onclo Airheart was the second-most decorated soldier in World War II, one medal shy of Audie Murphy's 19. A memorial to Staff Sergeant Airheart is located on the grounds of the Henderson County Courthouse in Athens, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/1/2018

last visited: never

Image for Company B, 111th Engineers, 36th Division - Bowie, TXview gallery

NWNW129.2 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsCompany B, 111th Engineers, 36th Division - Bowie, TX

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A memorial to U.S. Army Company B, 111th Engineers, 36th Division stands just outside of Pelham Park, 413 Pelham St, Bowie, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/2/2018

last visited: never

Image for Doris Miller Memorial - Waco, TXview gallery

SS133.7 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsDoris Miller Memorial - Waco, TX

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Doris Miller was Navy mess attendant who manned a gun to defend his ship at Pearl Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/15/2018

last visited: 6/29/2019

Image for 143rd Infantry, 36th Armored Division, TXARNG -- Waco TXview gallery

SS134.4 km

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Specific Veteran Memorials143rd Infantry, 36th Armored Division, TXARNG -- Waco TX

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A tall granite memorial to the 143rd Infantry, 36th Armored Division, Texas Army National Guard stands along the Brazos River near the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame in Waco TX

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/17/2016

last visited: 8/29/2016

Image for Doris "Dorie" Miller - Waco, TXview gallery

SS139.9 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsDoris "Dorie" Miller - Waco, TX

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Gray marble monument in the island of the Avenue of Flags at the entrance to the complex.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/7/2017

last visited: never

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