Fight Against Terrorism
Andrews County Veterans Memorial
"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
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
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
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 2nd Iraq • War, Afghanistan. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #41 George H.W. Bush, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #43 George W. Bush series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is March 19, 2003.
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.
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