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Bronte Veterans Memorial

 
 
Bronte Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2007
1. Bronte Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
(Front Side, Center Panel)
Dedicated to the veterans of all wars who freely and courageously joined in the great world-wide conflicts for the preservation of peace freedom and democracy

Killed in Action
Verdon T. Allen Joey Lee Boles Richard L. Briscoe James Caudle Richard I. Collier Claude O. Ditmore, Jr. James M. Eubanks Dean E. Hallmark George C. (Lum) Hines Jesse (Cotten) Hudman Chester Kiker, Jr. A. James Kunkel Pammie Z. Landers Percy Lord Frank Manuel Jack Parker Glenn Owen Price James Evan Rogers James Rouse Augustine Samaniego Bill Saunders George R. Scott Richard Clifton Shufield Buel Stephenson Frank Maxwell Tubb James David Vaughn William Earl Walker

Died While in Service
Foy A. Burroughs Raymond Lewis Caulder Raymond Mathew Coleman James L. Green Dee F. Inman Edward A. Lewis Doyle J. Minnis Frank G. Modgling Rufus Calvert Myers Vernon Brooks Palmer Roy R. Reed Dinzel R. Sheppard John Roger Simpson Willie Smith Robert V. (Bob) Turner James Pentecost Carl Wilson Scarborough

(Front Side, Left and Right Panels)
Spanish American War
Oscar Paul Heidel

Civil War
James P. Ash John Franklin Hickman Daniel Ellis Scott Caswell
Bronte Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2007
2. Bronte Veterans Memorial
Tipton Wrinkle

World War I
Walter Monroe Alexander Claude D. Beaver Alvin Ewing Bell, Sr. Ben Brooks Wylie C. Clark Richard V. Copeland Morgan A. Cox William Garland Cresap Linton Crowv William Rial Denman Claude O. Ditmore William Clinton Duncan Roy B. Eaton Daniel Clay Fancher Charles Cecil Glenn Hubert A. Hayley Ovid Lester Johnson John W. Labenske Jessie T. Liles Floyd Edgar Modgling Albert Norton Rawlings Carter Thomas Rawlings Rome Shields Ricahrds Reube Flowers Richards John Eddie Roberts John C. Snead Jasper A. Stephenson Arthur Milton Tubb Willie I. Tubb Joseph Edward Warner Hubert O. Whitt, Sr. Benjamin Pratt Williams Benjamin Horace Boykin William Ernest Burns

World War II
James Tolbert Adair Clyde M. Adams Bill G. Allen Norbon Alexander Walter Norman Alexander J.W. Athey Theron C. Baggett Arzo Robert (Bob) Bagwell Aubrey D. Bagwell Leon L. Bagwell C.B. Barbee Alvin E. Bell, Jr. Billy Gene Bell Herbert H. Bell Richard E. (Rich) Bell Carl Wayne Best Marcene O. (Simpson) Best Raymond Winston Bilbo Ulmer Smith Bird Ronald W. Blackmon Charles V. Blake Samuel Ernest Bloodworth Raymond A. Bloodworth Earl Eugene Brice Eddie Wayne Brock Maurence Carl Brock John Morgan (Jay) Brock William George H. Brock Jeff Warren
Front Side of Bronte Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 4, 2014
3. Front Side of Bronte Veterans Memorial
Brooks Joseph Brooks Wm. R. Brooks Elton Lavelle Brunette Raymon Newt Brunette Bill Brunson D.C. Brunson Heidel Harvey Brunson John Monroe Burson Therell G. Burwick Allen Eugene Bryan Matthew G. Caperton R.T. Caperton Mortie D. Capps Thomas A. Carlile Billy James Clark Paul H. Clark William H. (Jack) Clifton Delbert Ray Coalson Albert Leslie Copeland Frank Duane Conger Davis Jackson Corley, Jr. Bert Curtis Cornelius, Jr. Morgan A. Cox, Jr. Ira Lee Craig Edward M. Cuistion Cumbie Irving Cumbie Bobby Lee Davis Emory (Doo Dad) C. Davis Raymond Clifton Ditmore Johnnie Roy Dyer Jesse Eads, Jr. Elma Lee Eubanks Ivey O. Eubanks Lavelta Taylor Eubanks William Sidney Evans Royce K. Fancher Albert N. Fields Weldon Farrell Fikes Vetal Flores Lonnie Ray Forman John W. Garlington Earl Frank Glenn Jack Good John T. Gregg Clifford Andrew Gregston John C. Gregston Miles R. Gregston Burrise E. Gregston Modesto S. Gutierrez, Jr. James Samuel Hageman Horald V. Hamilton Jack H. Hamilton Tyra Lee Hamilton Vincent A. Hanna Davis Hayley Royce Hayley Frank Robert Hearn Joe (Jody) Hale Hedges J.T. Henry Doyle T. Hubbard Andrew Vestal Hughes Fred W. (Pete) Hickman Johnnie Mack Hickman Lloyd H. Hudman Lorie Mae Jackson George H. James, Jr. R.L. James Daniel Maurice Johnson
View to Northwest from Bronte Train Depot Building image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 4, 2014
4. View to Northwest from Bronte Train Depot Building
Robert Lewis (Bob) Johnson Ollie Lee Keesel David P. Key, Jr. Norman Ray Kiker Billie D. Labenske Joseph P. Lambert, Jr. James Alan Lammers Luther M. Lara Ray Monroe Ledbetter Charles Clyde Lee Jack T. Lee Joe W. Lee Melvin Royce Lee Horce O. Liles Dewey L. Luckett J.B. Mackey Arch C. Mathers Randal Gene Meador Wilbur E. Meyer Finis A. Millican Francis Clifton Millican George D. Millican Howard B. Millican Wilbert Landers Millican Brady O. Mills James Edward Mitchell Esteven S. Montez Harold Dean Morrow J.I. Murtishaw J.F. McCabe Dee Thurman McCleskey A.J. McDaniel James Edsel McDaniel Ross Everette M. Williams Roy L. Nixon George Benjamin Oglesby, Jr. Simon Rivera Olivas Hallie Truman Parker Charlie Frank Pendergrast De Vere Carroll Petty Daniel Gates Percifull Jesse Noel Percifull Wayman Wade Perciful Homer E. Phillips Archie C. Pittman Lawrence L. Pittman Willie Ray Price Donald F. Pruitt Kenneth D. Pruitt Noah L. Pruitt, Jr. Felisiano M. Puentez Edward C. Rawlings Joe Dalton Rawlings Thomas Carter Rawlings Richard Reyes Conda Odom Richards S.N. (Sam) Richards Dolf Ruben Richards Grant Esteen Richards Rupert Louis Robbins Clifford Durwood Robertson Jesse Ray Robertson Carl H. Robinson A.J. Roe, Jr. Marline Wesley Rogers George Lewis Rosser Howard
Rear Side of Bronte Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 4, 2014
5. Rear Side of Bronte Veterans Memorial
Weldon Rosser Roland Gerald (Jack) Rosser Frank Sayner H. Worth Sayner Darwin Hayden Scott Horace L. Scott, Jr. James Weaver Scott Joe Edward Scott Ralph Junior Scott William Daniel Scott S. Howard Shaffer Clifford Franklin Sharp Milton Ray (Jack) Simpson Robert Hugh Sims Thomas Fuel (T.F.) Sims, Jr. George Van Southers Bonnie D. (Bon) Spoonts Robert L. (Bob) Spoonts Roy R. (Jiggs) Spoonts William D. (Dobbin) Spoonts Warren Beal Tomlinson Donald Brooks Treat Henry Clell Varnadore William Know Varnadore Roy Dee Walker Edwin Charles Walton Orville Everett White Owen White Hubert O. Whitt, Jr. Alfred R. (Squirrel) Williams Garland (Hooks) Williams Ervin Wilson Frank C. Wojtek Dennis Tipton (D.T.) Wrinkle Douglas Dwain Wrinkle Loy L. Wrinkle Richard H. (Dick) Wylie Theron E. Tidwell, Jr. Dale G. Thompson Charles Edwin Sims Benjamin Alfred Boykin Leonard G. Basquez Mel C. Billings Zeddie D. Beal Tom Brown, Jr. Douglas Buford Leland Carlton K.C. Collier Elmer A. Davis Lester Ray Jackson Houston A. Solley Cleveland Robert Kirchmin Paul P. Minjarez James Gray Newton Willie Ernest Newton, Jr. Eddie B. Patterson Bill Tom Roach A. Roy Robinson W.K. (Ajax) Simpson Hollis Stevens Edward Dewey Tubb J.W. (Jake) Van Zandt

(Rear Side, Center Panel)
“Ask not what your country can do for you – Ask what you can do for your country”
John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Killed in Action
Alexander James Boykin Shelby H. Carter Elgin P. Littlefield Byrd Alexander Boykin

(Rear Side, Left and Right Panels)
Korean War
Joseph Louis (J.L.) Alexander James O. Bagwell Rennel Dwain Bagwell Bailey Allen (Ben) Bell Bobby Allen Butner Johnnie Joe Butner Alvin D. Caulder James Robert Clark J.B. Clark, Jr. Eddie G. Collins Thomas V. Copeland Bob G. Cox Jimmy W. Cox Ted R. Cox Vaughan Stanley Davis Jack Edward Eaton, Jr. J. Bryan Eubanks James R. (Bobby) Evans Jimmie Gene Gray Blake Howard Gregston Ernest S. Gutierrez D.C. (Bud) Harman Harold Kenneth Hester Billy Wayne Hipp Leonard Cumbie Ivey, Jr. Clarence B. (Buck) James Joe Lara Robert E. Lasswell Marvin Ervin Lowrance Fred Henry McCabe, Jr. Billy J. Luckett James (Dale) Luckett John P. McClure, Jr. Arbie Lee Miller Charles P. Oliphant Samuel G. Pendergrast Thomas D. Pendergrast Daniel Franklin Percifull Robert Turney Ragsdale Edmund Curtis Richards IV Bobby Ferrel Roberts Elwerd Manard Rogers Gerald Dewey Sandusky Judge Edward Sandusky Bobby Clinton Scott Danny Ray Scott Joe Lee Scott Arlie Glenn Skelton James Royce Smith Douglas Ray Stevens Warren Lloyd Tomlinson J.Q. Varnadore Lyndon Glenn Waldrop Ralph Carlton Walker Joe Bob Warren Clarence Nobel Webb, Jr. Joel Shelton Webb Donald La Marr Whitt Leslie L. Wilkins, Jr. Audren Charles Westbrook Billy Charles Wrinkle Billy Glen Jackson Marlon D. McCutchen Lee Allen Stewart Bobby K. Walker Ermit Warren Beaver Jerry Mack McShan

Vietnam War
Richard Don Andrews Monte C. Andrewson Donald Floyd Bagwell Tommy Ray Bell Floyd Franklin Blackburn Charles Thomas Boecking Russell Weldon Brown Luis Charles Danny G. Cooper Wayland Joe Drennan John Ybarra Gloria Ray Gloria Dwain (Earl) Gregston Harvey Leon Gregston John Darvin Gregston Noel Wayne Gregston Carolyn D. Pruitt Robert Reyes, Jr. Veronica Reyes Carroll Alonzo Robbins Florentino Samaniego Johnnie E. Spoonts Bobby Jack White Larry Don Corley Robert D. Mathers Jack Edwyn McDaniel Larry Gene Robinson Marvin Clay Williamson J. Bryan Eubanks Donald Weldon Hester Joe Lara Manuel Reyes, Jr. Calvin L. Sparks, Jr.

Gulf War Era
William Shan Grigg Devlin Mason Pierce Eric S. Martin Michael Todd Scott Jeffrey Wayne Wilkes Amanda N. Dunn Linetta Jean Long

Operation Iraqi Freedom
Kevin Allen Johnson James Cody Blaylock Aaron Patrick McConnell

World War I
Buck T. Denson Frank Keesee Ed Stevens McNeil Wylie Thomas L. Schooler

World War II
Warren Neal McWilliams Odis Dugee Adams Carl Blair Richmond Dewain Garrett Leo Ira Perkins James H. Saunders Rex D. Saunders Lee Roy Woods James Leonard Keeney, Jr. Millard Smith, Jr. Walter Soloman McCallan Leo Dale Rogers Guy Neal Strickland William Earl Williams George Weldon Hester J.D. Blair, Jr. Eddie P. Good Otis B. Jacobs J.M. Prine, Jr. O.B. Stephenson Raymond Stephenson William Thomas Stephenson

Korean War
Jerry Mac Parker Dwayne Truman Walker Robert Carlton Caston

Vietnam War
Buddy Royce Walker William Wayne Hester Richard Alan Kemp Milton S. Phillips Jerry Blair Ordie Alman Crotwell Dale Baggett David Lee Baggett Steve C. Hines John Wheeler
 
Location. 31° 53.242′ N, 100° 17.714′ W. Marker is in Bronte, Texas, in Coke County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Texas Route 158) and Railroad Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Memorial is next to the former Bronte railroad passenger depot. Marker is in this post office area: Bronte TX 76933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bronte Depot (a few steps from this marker); Fort Chadbourne C.S.A. / Texas Civil War Frontier Defense (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. mile away); Bronte (approx. half a mile away); Townsite of Marie (approx. 5.6 miles away); Southern Overland Mail, 1858-1861 (approx. 5.7 miles away); W.H. Brown (approx. 6.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bronte.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 972 times since then and 160 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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