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Flatonia in Fayette County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

The American Doughboy

 
 
The American Doughboy Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, December 20, 2020
1. The American Doughboy Marker
Inscription.  

Dedicated the 12th of November, 1989, this memorial honors the men and women of the Flatonia area who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America. It stands in proud remembrance of their achievements in helping defend our country and to preserve its freedom, and especially to those who gave their lives so that this nation remains free.... This memorial shall forever remain a humble tribute to their great sacrifice.

The Doughboy: Willie J. Migl, U.S. Army, World War I

Artist & Sculptor: Gene A. Mikulik, Sr., Member
Jerome Michal American Legion
Post 94, Flatonia, Texas.

 
Erected 1989 by American Legion Post No. 94.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
 
Location. 29° 41.237′ N, 97° 5.592′ W. Marker is in Flatonia, Texas, in Fayette County. Memorial is on U.S. 90 0.2 miles west of Jares Lane, on the right when traveling west. The Memorial is located directly in front of the American Legion Post 94. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1226 US-90, Flatonia TX 78941, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers
The American Doughboy Memorial in front of the American Legion Post image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, December 20, 2020
2. The American Doughboy Memorial in front of the American Legion Post
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are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flatonia Methodist Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Olle Hotel (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mike Schulze Building (approx. 0.8 miles away); Flatonia (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wheeler Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of the Camp of the Texas Army (approx. 8.1 miles away); Moulton (approx. 8.2 miles away); St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flatonia.
 
The American Doughboy image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, December 20, 2020
3. The American Doughboy
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 24, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 31 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 24, 2020, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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