Ballinger in Runnels County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Runnels County Veterans Memorial
In honor of those men and women who so nobly served our country we dedicate this memorial.
We bow our heads at this moment and offer a silent prayer that they did not serve in vain.
In memory of
those who gave their all
Robert E Afflerbach · Juanito Armendariz · Adolfo F Baeza Jr · Carl R Bilbrey · Robert A Boehm · Henry A Borders · Homer C Brown · Sanford R Burks · Richard Busenlehner · Arvel L Bushong · George W Byler · Olvis O Carlock · Floyd J Casey · Monroe Chambliss · Douglas Childress Jr · Eligardo Collaso · David N Compton · Billy J Connelly · Damas R Cortinas · Charles W Crimm · Homer Lee Crockett · Buster Cummings · Thomas W Davis · Floyd C Doherty · Leo P Dornhoefer · Bobbie J Duke · Roy D Eckert · Clifford W Fisher · Charles E Flanagan · Jesse E Fowler Jr · Homer Gannaway · Danny Gard · Rex Gardner · Harley B Goetz · Verner
Erected 1994 by American Legion Posts 8, 261, and 543, and VFW Posts 8119, 9193, and 9196.
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1983.
Location. 31° 44.304′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 613 Hutchings Avenue, Ballinger TX 76821, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Company C, 142nd Infantry Regiment, 36th Division (here, next to this marker); Charles H. Noyes (within shouting distance of this marker); Runnels County (within shouting distance of this marker); Runnels County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Ballinger (within shouting distance of this marker); Abilene & Southern Depot (approx. 0.2 miles away); War on Terror Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Carnegie Library Building (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ballinger.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 11, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 709 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 11, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.