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

Brooks County War Memorial

 
 
Brooks County War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
1. Brooks County War Memorial
Inscription.  

In Memory of Those From
Brooks County Who
Served and Sacrificed
Their Lives on the
Battlefields of World
Wars I, II and the Korean
Conflict, for the Liberty
We Enjoy Today

Sponsored by
Parents of American Servicemen Association
Falfurrias, Texas

 
Erected by Texas Historical Commission.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 27° 13.557′ N, 98° 8.647′ W. Marker is in Falfurrias, Texas, in Brooks County. Memorial is at the intersection of South St. Mary’s Street and East Miller Street on South St. Mary’s Street. The Memorial is located on the northwest corner of the Brooks County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Falfurrias TX 78355, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Our Sons, Our Brothers, Our Friends Memorial (here, next to this marker); Brooks County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Fallen Heroes Memorial Park
Brooks County War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
2. Brooks County War Memorial
The memorial is the first marker on the left of the two markers.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Falfurrias (about 300 feet away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brooks County’s Catholic Heritage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Don Pedro Jaramillo (approx. 2.3 miles away); Site of Los Olmos (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falfurrias.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 6, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 6, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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