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.
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 7 other markers are within 11 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); Squaw Creek Indian Fight, 1864 (approx. 3˝ miles away); Comanche Peak (approx. 10˝ miles away).
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 Atascocita, Texas. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 9, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas.