Jim Frank Stewart - Dodd City, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil
N 33° 34.447 W 096° 02.730
14S E 774243 N 3718849
Quick Description: A memorial in the form of a small bronze plaque provided by the Boy Scouts of America is affixed to the headstone of Jim Frank Stewart, in Dodd City Cemetery, Dodd City, TX.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 1/31/2018 8:13:08 PM
Waymark Code: WMXN41
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member coisos
Views: 3

Long Description:
The Internet is silent as to this young man's fate, and the troop in question may no longer exist. The headstone itself has the family name, "Stewart", at the bottom, and "At Rest" at the top. It appears that something, perhaps this very memorial, was removed from the headstone at some point, but it's not clear whether it was the memorial itself or something before.

"Boy Scouts of America" flanks the the familiar fleur-de-lis with an eagle and shield, and a palm leaf underneath. Below "In Memoriam" is:

Jim Frank
Stewart
Dodd City Texas
Tenderfoot Troop 56
Born Sept. 30, 1920
Died May 14, 1933
Fleur-de-lis?: Yes

Who placed the Monument or Memorial?: Boy Scouts of America

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