Glen Rose in Somervell County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Somervell County Veterans
In memory of veterans of
all wars from
World War II
Spanish American War
World War I
Erected Nov. 11, 1962
Oliver Windell Buzan
Post No. 462
The American Legion
Erected 1962 by Oliver Windell Buzan Post No. 462 The American Legion And Auxiliary. (Marker Number 14614.)
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. A significant day of the year for for this entry is May 31.
Location. 32° 14.099′ N, 97° 45.34′ W. Marker is in Glen Rose, Texas, in Somervell CountyTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Northeast Barnard Street, Glen Rose TX 76043, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Somervell County (here, next to this marker); Somervell County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); First National Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Dinosaur Tracks (within shouting distance of this marker); Campbell Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Old County Jail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Squaw Creek Indian Fight, 1864 (approx. 3½ miles away); Apatosaurus (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glen Rose.
More about this marker. This monument appears to be listed twice in the Texas Historical Commission's Atlas. The original entry appears as Veterans of the Confederacy, Spanish American War, World War I and II (marker #5644). The entry for marker #14614, Somervell County Veterans, appears to have been added later when the monument was updated to include later conflicts.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 9, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.