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West Columbia in Brazoria County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Vietnam Veterans Memorial

 
 
Text on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Texmexfla, August 16, 2008
1. Text on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker
The text of the marker places the statue in better context. This is a Masonic effort to give honor to the veterans of the Vietnam War.
Inscription. Dedicated to all the veterans who have served their country.

They served with honor, and now we honor them.
 
Erected 2007 by St. John's Masonic Lodge #5 A.F. & A.M.
 
Location. 29° 8.691′ N, 95° 38.542′ W. Marker is in West Columbia, Texas, in Brazoria County. Marker is on North 14th Street north of Hamilton Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Behind a reconstruction of the First Texas Capitol. Marker is in this post office area: West Columbia TX 77486, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Near Site of First Capitol of the Republic of Texas (within shouting distance of this marker); Columbia Rosenwald School (approx. mile away); Columbia - The First Capital of The Republic of Texas (approx. 0.3 miles away); Columbia United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Columbia Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Columbia (approx. 0.4 miles away); Home of George B. McKinstry (approx. one mile away); Site of the Home of Josiah Hughes Bell (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Columbia.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker with Text image. Click for full size.
By Texmexfla, August 15, 2008
2. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker with Text
This shows the soldier, text, and replica of the first capitol of the Republic of Texas which is the brown building in the background
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker for West Columbia, Brazoria County, Texas image. Click for full size.
By Texmexfla, July 21, 2008
3. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Marker for West Columbia, Brazoria County, Texas
Paver stones list veterans from Korea, WWII and WWI as well as Vietnam.
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By Texmexfla, July 21, 2008
4. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Statue
Note the 1st Cavalry Divison Patch
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Texmexfla of Houston, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,873 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Texmexfla of Houston, Texas.   3, 4. submitted on , by Texmexfla of Houston, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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