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

Fight Against Terrorism

Andrews County Veterans Memorial

 
 
Fight Against Terrorism Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 10, 2020
1. Fight Against Terrorism Marker
Inscription.  

"We will not waiver, we will not tire we will not falter and we will not fail. Peace and freedom will prevail.
George W. Bush

Persian Gulf War
2 August 1990 - 11 April 1991
U.S. President George H. Bush

The occupation of Kuwait by Iraq began Operation Desert Storm. An international coalition of forces led by the United States ended the conflict by driving the Iraqis from Kuwait.

Operation Enduring Freedom
24 October 2001-
U.S. President George W. Bush

This campaign against terrorism was started in Afghanistan after the attack on the Twin Towers in New York and the Pentagon on 11 September 2001.

Operation Iraqi Freedom
19 March 2003 -
U.S. President George W. Bush

A coalition of forces invaded Iraq seeking weapons of mass destruction, a violation of the UN security Council Resolution 1441. Terrorist groups were also believed to be hiding in the country.

"I believe that God has planted in every human heart the desire to live in freedom and even when that desire is crushed by tyranny for decades, it will rise again."
George

Fight Against Terrorism Marker reverse image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 10, 2020
2. Fight Against Terrorism Marker reverse
W. Bush

Persian Gulf War / Operation Desert Storm Veterans
John L Pool - Brad L Alley - Conrado M Alvidrez - Samuel T Anderson Jr - Jack Armstrong - Kent P Armstrong - John S Arnold - Cesar Avena - Rick Bacon - Stephen L Berry - James D Blanchard - Christopher D Book - Monica L Book - Lora M Bray - Jody C Buck - Michael R Burney - Steven J Campbell - Douglas S Carruth - Robert W Carruth - James N Cleary - Jay Collinsworth - Kevin E Comer - Kenneth D Connelly - Cary L Cox - Chris W Cox - Miguel S Davila - Noel W Driver - Ingo R Dunlap - Tony Harp - Carlos C Falcon - Kevin W Fisher - E.W. Forbess Jr - Eric W Fowler - Randall P Fulwider - Steven W Gallier - Onesimo Garza Jr - Randal L Greer - Kathy L Harrington - Thomas Harris - Daniel E Hathcock - David L Hathcox - Blas P Hernandez Jr - Barbara L Higginbotham - Bryan D Hoffman - Shawn P. Holliday - Ragann Huckabee - Richard T Jahnel - Brian K Jefcoats - Mario Jimenez - Billy Jones - Robert D Jones - Ronnie W Kennedy - Frank W Kissel - Bernard E Kraft Jr - Bart C Larson - Nikki Larson - John D Leavelle - Ricky S Lucas - Eric W McQuitty - Martin M Machuca - Frederick T Madero II - Celestino G Martinez IV - Frank M Mireles Jr - Thomas M Mireles - Chassidy A Mobley - Kevin D Mobley - Carla M. Mosley - Dino L Murphy - Bradley D Murrell - Ryan D
Andrews County Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 10, 2020
3. Andrews County Veterans Memorial
The marker is on the right in this large group of markers that make up the Andrews County Veterans Memorial.
Nix - Kenneth C Orson - Mike Pace - Carlos E Pena - Leona M. Perryman - Gilbert A Peters - Johnnie W Phillips - Jimmie B Pollet Jr - David A Post - John E Post Jr - Leslie D Potter - Tome L Rehders Jr - Chadwick R Renfro - Robert B Riordan - Amos J Rosas - David G Salcido - W.E. Gene Sawyer - James L Sawyer - Kenton E Scurlock - Mark A Smith - Rondall C Smith - Terry E Snow - Gregory N Stevenson - Richard K Stevenson - Christopher L Taylor - Jeffrey W Taylor - Wesley K Terry - James H Tompkins - Robert H Thompson Jr - Robert Turnbull - Christopher L Upton - Alonzo A Urquidi - Robert L Vargas - Servando Vasquez - Isreal S Villarreal - Rex A Voorhies - David L Walinder - William D Way - W.L. Larry Wint Jr - Walter L Winters Jr - Christopher L Wood - Will R Wright - Mackey D Murdoch - Ralph Woods - Joe Tejeda - Rosanne Forbess - James A Baucom Jr - Robert Destry Simpson - Brian Dale Welch

Contingency Operations
Juan de Dios F Lopez - Matthew E Brinkley - Michael R Burney - Jerry L Byrne - John W Gatlin - Lee V Glover - Frank W Kissel - Dina L Murphey - Paul B. Nelson - Steven M Schneider - James M Stafford - Ronald L Thames II


Operation Enduring Freedom / Iraqi Freedom Veterans
Abraham Lopez - Roman Lopez Jr - Dustin M Abney - Casey L Alexander - Ollie D Atkins - Carlos

A nearby Operation Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 10, 2020
4. A nearby Operation Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom Veterans Memorial
A Chavez II - Jesus J Cobos Jr - Erik C Cox - David J Delacruz - Michael Deshazo - Christina E Doyal - Corey W Emsoff - Justin D Awbrey - Richard I Flores - Armando M Garcia Jr - Raul Gibson - Eric Gilliam - Tony Harp - Anthony D Harris - Christopher W Hays - Cesar Jimenez - Robert D Jones - Frank W Kissel - Randale H Levias - Kevin J Luutz - Eric W McQuitty - Ryan T Miller - Kevin D Mobley - Terry B Mobley Jr - Dustin J Moore - Jesus A Mujica - Dino L Murphy - Bradley D Murrell - Josue Niro - Ryan D Nix - Carlos F Pena - David M Peterson - Amy D Pickerel - Israel Porras Jr - John F Post Jr - Gregory D Potter - Robert D Rea - Kevin F Rhoades - Robert B Riordan - Sergio D Robles - Aaron Rogers - Beth A Steinberger - James C Tompkins - Christopher A Turnbow - Billy J Tyler - Marco A Valenzuela - Randy L Wake - Steven A Wake - Natasha C Wedige - Phillip K Salonek - Alonso Sanchez - Michael R Savell - James M Stafford - Nakia L. Way - Shelby L Driver - Priscilla Tyler - Brandon Saldivar - Jeremy P Weisheit - Isaiah Gonzales - Jacinto C Banda - Benjamin D Gulley - Alfredo Munoz - Ray M. Bevel - Robert Forbess - Steven R Thurston - Christopher L Seal - Gilberto Perales - John Paul Castro - Jerimiah James (JJ) Hays - Shawn K Ward - Rusty Smith - Michael R Garcia - Ben Wright Gibson - Robert Gaines - Robert L. Vargas
A nearby Persian Gulf War / Operation Desert Storm Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, May 10, 2020
5. A nearby Persian Gulf War / Operation Desert Storm Veterans Memorial

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 2nd IraqWar, Afghanistan.
 
Location. 32° 19.042′ N, 102° 33.25′ W. Marker is in Andrews, Texas, in Andrews County. Memorial is at the intersection of West Broadway Street and NW 6th Street, on the right when traveling west on West Broadway Street. The marker is on the grounds of the Andrews County Chamber of Commerce. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Andrews TX 79714, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II (here, next to this marker); Korean War (here, next to this marker); Andrews County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); World War I (a few steps from this marker); American Civil War / Spanish American War (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War (a few steps from this marker); C.E. Carruth Bi-Centennial Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The J. S. Means Ranch House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Andrews.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 4, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 4, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio.   4, 5. submitted on January 6, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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