Tyler in Smith County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Camp Fannin Internment Camp
World War II P.O.W. Camp
Erected 2008 by Texas in WW II ,Property of the State of Texas. (Marker Number 14566.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
Location. 32° 25.794′ N, 95° 11.746′ W. Marker is in Tyler, Texas, in Smith County. Marker is on U.S. 271 near Hillcrest Road (County Road 3177), on the right when Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tyler TX 75702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Fannin (here, next to this marker); Camp Fannin, Texas (approx. 0.9 miles away); Our Land - Our Heritage (approx. one mile away); Nicholas Wren 1807-1859 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Harris Creek Cemetery (approx. 2.8 miles away); Scouts of Texas Army (approx. 2.8 miles away); Elisha Everett Lott (approx. 3.1 miles away); Shamburger Cemetery (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tyler.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 28, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 644 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 30, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.