Gonzales in Gonzales County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
In Honor of the Men of Gonzales High School
of Their Country to Fight in
the Great War for World - Wide Liberty,
1917 - 1919
In Memory of
These Men Who Gave Their Lives
to This Great Cause
First Lieutenant Infantry
Walter Fritz Reuter
Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps
Robert Floyd Gillett
Walter August Schlick
Officers Medical Reserve Corps
Benjamin Alfred Ehrig
Alwin Henry Adolph Tolle
S.A.T.C., Southern Methodist University
Erected by Captain Hartwell Jones Kennard - Infantry Officers Reserve Corp.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, World I. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
Location. 29° 30.558′ N, 97° 27.43′ W. Marker is in Gonzales, Texas, in Gonzales County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Knight Street and Holmes Street. The marker is located at the entrance Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 316 Knight Street, Gonzales TX 78629, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Masonic Cemetery (here, next to this marker); Gonzales Masonic Cemetery Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Amasa Turner (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Thomas Polk (about 400 feet away); William A. Matthews (about 400 feet away); Charles Mason (about 500 feet away); Jesse Kencheloe Davis (about 500 feet away); In Memory of Andrew Ponton (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gonzales.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 4, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 4, 2021, by James Hulse of Medina, Texas.