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Fredericksburg in Gillespie County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Gillespie County Armed Services Memorial

 
 
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By Duane Hall, March 26, 2016
1. Gillespie County Armed Services Memorial
Inscription.

“I bore you on eagle wings and brought you unto myself”

Dedicated to all Gillespie County citizens who gave their life in the armed services of our country


World War I
Louis J. Jordan Henry Koch Edward H. Klaerner Eddie Kaiser Alfred J. Schault Edmund Brinkhoff Henry Schneider Nolan W. Tobin Pagett McBeth Hugh Leslie Edwin A. Schmidt Emil G.A. Beyer William H. Enderlin Max Ahrens Edwin Tatsch

World War II
Chester E. Evens Wilburn H. Dechert Bruno W. Wunderlich Andrew R. Frantzen Elgin J. Luckenbach Elgin E. Becker Elgin A. Scharnhorst Edgar H. Wittkohl Will G. Bird Galvin O. Saceser Willie Johansen Joseph A. Jenschke Rubin M. Althaus Edgar Leonhard Thomas W. Miller Fred O. Talley Whitney B. Sellers Karl Kappus James M. Pyka Wilburn E. Durst James E. Schandua Alvin W. Moldenhauer Curtis L.C. Griffin William Dietel Jr Frank C. French Jr Eugene L. Klein Harry T. Klein Ernest F. Knoll Clifford Hahn Lorenz Kirchoff Harold E. Ahrens Emil Schlaudt Jr Clemens Fiedler Luther B. Stockard Ewald J. Novian Gladys R. Lee Alberto Arhelger Allen W. Roder Aaron C. Roeder Burman Farris Victor Rosenbach Victor Haag

Korea
Allen
Gillespie County Armed Services Memorial and Gillespie County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 26, 2016
2. Gillespie County Armed Services Memorial and Gillespie County Marker
Memorial and marker on the northeast grounds of the Gillespie County Courthouse
F. Schlueter Edwin E. Grienke Kermit K. Koch Stanley E. Neffendort Harvey E. Houy Guenther Burrer

Vietnam
Daniel M. Gunn Sammie J. Vollmar Dennis W. Schonberg Raymond M. Ottmers Jr
 
Location. 30° 16.521′ N, 98° 52.383′ W. Marker is in Fredericksburg, Texas, in Gillespie County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Main Street (U.S. 290) and S. Adams Street (Texas Highway 16), on the right when traveling east on W. Main Street. Click for map. Marker is located on the northeast grounds of the Gillespie County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg TX 78624, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gillespie County (a few steps from this marker); Old Gillespie County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Otfrid Hans Freiherr von Meusebach (within shouting distance of this marker); Vereins Kirche (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Market Square (Marktplatz) (about 400 feet away); Gillespie County Country Schools 1846 to 1970's (about 400 feet away); Lasting Friendship (about 500 feet away); Jacob Brodbeck (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fredericksburg.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 107 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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