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Nacogdoches County Veteran's Memorial -- Nacogdoches TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 31° 36.228 W 094° 39.378
15R E 342874 N 3497711
Quick Description: The Nacogdoches County Multi-War Memorial installation is located at at the north entry to the Nacogdoches County Courthouse, and specifically commemorates those men from Nacogdoches County who fought in the Spanish-American war
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 1/16/2018 10:45:46 AM
Waymark Code: WMXHVC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 3

Long Description:
This respectful redo of the Nacogdoches County Courthouse Plaza includes an expansive Multi-War Memorial consisting of 3 panels of gray granite and, across a wide sidewalk, a veterans wall with specific names of veterans engraved in individual plaques of black granite.

The memorial honors those men and women of Nacogdoches County who served their country in time of war, be it the Republic of Texas, the Confederate States of America, or United States of America.

The memorial text is as follows:

"[L Panel]

Texas Ind.
1835-1836

Mexican War
1846-1848

Civil War
1861-1865

Spanish Amer.
1898-1902

[Central Panel]

[3 crossed rifles ]
Dedicated to those who served their country in its' time of need
[dove of peace]

[Bronze seals of the 5 branches of the US military]

[R panel]

W.W.I
1917-1918

W.W.II
1941-1945

Korea
1950-1954

Vietnam
1964-1975

Persian Gulf
1990-1991"
Type of memorial: Monument

Location: Nacogdoches County Courthouse

Public or private: Public

Who placed it?: Citizens of Nacogdoches County Texas

When was it placed?: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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