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San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Soldiers of the War of 1812 Who Fought for Texas

 
 
Soldiers of the War of 1812 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
1. Soldiers of the War of 1812 Marker
Inscription.

This tree dedicated in honor of
the soldiers of the War of 1812
who fought for Texas liberty

March 16, 1935

 
Erected 1935 by Capt. Augustus Jones Chapter, United States Daughters of 1812.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United States Daughters of 1812 marker series.
 
Location. 29° 25.521′ N, 98° 29.168′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Click for map. Marker is about 25 feet NW of the entrance to the Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library on the grounds of the Alamo Mission. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Alamo in 1836 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Defense of The Alamo (within shouting distance of this marker); Founding of the Mission and Origin of Name (within shouting distance of this marker); Letter From The Alamo (within shouting distance of this marker); Menger Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); San Antonio Section - National Council of Jewish Women
War of 1812 Soldiers Who Fought for Texas Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
2. War of 1812 Soldiers Who Fought for Texas Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Alamo Low Barracks and Main Gateway (within shouting distance of this marker); This Noble Cottonwood (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in San Antonio.
 
Also see . . .
1. Captain Augustus Jones Chapter, USD 1812. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Alamo. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar of 1812War, Texas Independence
 
1812 Soldiers Who Fought for Texas Tree & Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
3. 1812 Soldiers Who Fought for Texas Tree & Marker
1812 Soldiers Who Fought for TexasTree & Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
4. 1812 Soldiers Who Fought for TexasTree & Marker
Daughters of the Texas Republic Library in background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,387 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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