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

Fallen Heroes Memorial Park

City of Falfurrias

 
 
Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
1. Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker
Inscription.  

In memory of all our fallen heroes
that gave all to defend our country

Presented by City Council November 11, 2010
Mayor... Anna Maria Ramirez-Garcia City Alderman...Letty Garza,
Manuel Perez Jr., Sandra Barrera-
Gonzalez, Paul S. Perez, Horacio Villarreal III


W W I
Pvt Gonzales, Jose
Pvt Lopez Jose

W W I I
Pvt Benavides, Victor
Pfc Bone, Clarence A
Pvt Compian, Inez O
Pvt Garcia, Jose D
Pfc Garza, Ramiro
Pvt Gonzalez, Lionel
Ist Lt Lee, Glenn E
Pfc Lopez, Faraon
Sgt Lopez, Jose M
S1 C Nava, Juan L
2nd LT Negri, John Jr
Pvt Pena, Maclovio
Sgt Pineda, Rodolfo G
Ist LT Taylor, Tommy J
Sgt Walters, Virgil
Pfc Williams, Ernest M
PO 3rd Class Stillman, Roberto G

Korean War
Sgt Flack, Jack Edwards
Sgt Potts, Bernage F

Vietnam War
Cpl Cantu, Ernesto
Sgt Garcia, Oscar
2nd Lt Johnson, Jerry Jack
Sgt Maldonado, Patricio Jr
Pvt Rodriguez, Domingo Jr
Sgt Vela, Vitalio Jr

Iraq War
Sgt Peralez, Johnny J
Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
2. Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker
Names from World War I and World War II
Jr

Afghanistan War
L/Cpl Jose Luis Maldonado
 
Erected 2010 by City of Falfurrias.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 27° 13.612′ N, 98° 8.644′ W. Marker is in Falfurrias, Texas, in Brooks County. Memorial is at the intersection of East Rice Street (State Highway 285) and South St. Mary's Street (Frontage U.S. 281 Frontage Road), on the right when traveling west on East Rice Street. The Memorial is located on the southwest corner of the Pioneer Park. 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. Falfurrias (here, next to this marker); Brooks County War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Our Sons, Our Brothers, Our Friends Memorial (about 400 feet away); Brooks County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brooks County’s Catholic Heritage (approx. ¼ mile away); Don Pedro Jaramillo (approx. 2.2 miles away); Site of Los Olmos (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Falfurrias.
 
Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
3. Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker
Names from Korean War, Vietnam War, Iraq War and Afghanistan War
The front of the Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
4. The front of the Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker
The reverse side of the Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
5. The reverse side of the Fallen Heroes Memorial Park Marker
Some Gave All image. Click for full size.
By James Hulse, January 28, 2021
6. Some Gave All
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 7, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 24 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 7, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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