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

Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial

 
 
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By James Hulse, May 31, 2021
1. Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial
Inscription.  

To Commemorate the Valor
of the Defenders
of our Nation who Served
and Fought in the Wars
to Preserve our Freedom
and Democracy.

 
Erected by V.F.W. Post 9189.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 28° 53.146′ N, 97° 42.824′ W. Marker is in Runge, Texas, in Karnes County. Memorial is at the intersection of Helena Street (Farm to Market Road 81) and West Guadalupe Street, on the right when traveling south on Helena Street. The memorial is located in the southeast corner of the City Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Runge TX 78151, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Runge, Texas (a few steps from this marker); Runge Bandstand (within shouting distance of this marker); Sociedad Cementerio Union Mexicana Cemetery (approx. 6.2 miles away); Nordheim Shooting Club (approx. 6˝ miles away); Jubilee Park Pavilion (approx. 6.6 miles away);
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By James Hulse, May 31, 2021
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Pilot Knob (approx. 6.7 miles away); Old Helena Courthouse (approx. 7.8 miles away); Thomas Ruckman (approx. 7.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Runge.
 
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By James Hulse, May 31, 2021
3. Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 3, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.

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