Vernon in Wilbarger County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Wilbarger County WWI Memorial
Spirit of the American Doughboy
—Wilbarger County Remembers —
This memorial is lovingly
dedicated December 5, 1926
to her valiant sons 1917 — 1918.
We hold them in our grateful
hearts with reverence and
Albert E. Robinson
Charles S. McDonald
Robert C. Williams
M. D. Owen
J. E. Davidson
James W. Findley
Ernest E. Lewis
Roy B. McClure
"Spirit of the American Doughboy"
Ernest M. Viquesney, Sculptor
Rededicated Nov. 11, 2011
Doughboy Restoration Committee
Larry Souza, Chairman
Jack Stevens, Sculptor
Smithsonian Art Inventory TX001005
Erected 1926 by Wilbarger County.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
Location. Click for map. Located on the lawn of the Wilbarger County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1700 Wilbarger Street, Vernon TX 76384, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early Wilbarger County (here, next to this marker); Napoleon 12 Pounder Bronze Field Gun Model 1857 (here, next to this marker); Wilbarger County (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Great Western Trail (approx. 2.1 miles away); Red River Valley Museum (approx. 2.1 miles away).
More about this marker. Originally sculpted/erected in 1926. Restoration and rededication in 2011.
Also see . . . The E.M. Viquesney Doughboy Database for Vernon Texas Statue. (Submitted on September 11, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 121 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on September 11, 2016.