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

The Texas Navy

 
 
The Texas Navy Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane Hall, October 9, 2015
1. The Texas Navy Marker
Inscription.  

1836 - 1845
In commemoration of
The Texas Navy
that played heroic part
in the struggle of
the Texas Republic
and made headquarters at
the port of Galveston

Erected by
the Texas Society
Daughters of the American Colonists
April 21, 1937

Mrs. A.V. Lane   State Regent
Mrs. E.C. Northen   State Chairman

 
Erected 1937 by Texas Society of Daughters of the American Colonists.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Texas Independence. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Colonists series list.
 
Location. 29° 17.209′ N, 94° 47.579′ W. Marker is in Galveston, Texas, in Galveston County. Memorial is on Seawall Boulevard east of 28th Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Galveston TX 77550, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Galveston World War I Honor Roll (a few steps from this marker); Hawes Summer Home (approx.
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¼ mile away); "The Cradle" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hutchings House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Galveston Garten Verein (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Hutchings House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Galveston Artillery Club (approx. half a mile away); Ursuline Convent in the Civil War (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galveston.
 
Also see . . .
1. Texas Navy. From the Texas State Historical Association’s “Handbook of Texas Online”. (Submitted on November 17, 2015.) 

2. The Texas Navy. From the Texas Military Forces Museum. (Submitted on November 17, 2015.) 
 
The Texas Navy Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane Hall, October 9, 2015
2. The Texas Navy Marker
Marker is located on the front lawn of the
City of Galveston McGuire - Dent Recreation Center
Galveston World War I Honor Roll<br>and The Texas Navy Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane Hall, October 9, 2015
3. Galveston World War I Honor Roll
and The Texas Navy Marker
View to Northeast Along Seawall Boulevard image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane Hall, October 9, 2015
4. View to Northeast Along Seawall Boulevard
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 427 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 17, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.

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