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Gonzales Men at the Alamo

 
 
Gonzales Men at the Alamo Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
1. Gonzales Men at the Alamo Monument
Inscription.
Erected in grateful recognition of
the supreme act of heroism of the
thirty two men from Gonzales
who gave their lives in the Alamo
in response to the appeal of Travis.

Erected March 1, 1936

 
Erected 1936 by Citizens of Gonzales and Gonzales County and Gonzales Chapter D.R.T.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 29° 25.582′ N, 98° 29.178′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Click for map. Marker is in the Cavalry Courtyard near the NW corner of the Alamo complex. 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. Tennessee Volunteers at the Alamo (a few steps from this marker); Mission Mill (and Millstone) (within shouting distance of this marker); The Alamo (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish Mission and Military Post (within shouting distance of this marker); Japanese Monument to The Heroes of the Alamo
Gonzales Men at the Alamo Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
2. Gonzales Men at the Alamo Monument
Looking toward the NW corner of the Alamo complex.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Clara Driscoll (within shouting distance of this marker); The Alamo in 1836 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Alamo Cenotaph (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in San Antonio.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Alamo. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Alamo Defenders. (Submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Forts, CastlesHeroesMilitaryNotable EventsNotable PersonsPatriots & PatriotismWar, Texas Independence
 
Gonzales Men at the Alamo Relief on Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
3. Gonzales Men at the Alamo Relief on Monument
Gonzales Men at the Alamo Monument Sponsors image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
4. Gonzales Men at the Alamo Monument Sponsors
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,132 times since then and 8 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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