Junction in Kimble County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Burt M. Fleming Memorial
Son of J.S. Fleming & Wife
Born April 15, 1894 Volunteered in
the United States Army May 26, 1918.
Assigned to Company G 143rd
Infantry of the 36th Division.
Was stationed at Ft. Worth Texas
until July 3, 1918. Was transferred
from there to New Port News.
Sailed July 7. Landed in France
August. 11, 1918. Went on firing line
Oct. 6, 1918. Was cited for bravery
and awarded a medal Oct. 8, 1918.
Sacrificed his life Oct. 13, 1918.
Location. 30° 29.342′ N, 99° 45.97′ W. Marker is in Junction, Texas, in Kimble County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and N. 6th Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Located in front of Kimble County Court House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 Main Street, Junction TX 76849, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Major William Addison Spencer (here, next to this marker); John Sterling Durst (here, next to this marker); Coke R. Stevenson (a few steps from this marker); Kimble County Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Colonel John Griffith Kimble County (a few steps from this marker); Kimble County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Fight of Sheriff’s Posse with Cattle Rustlers (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Junction.
Categories. • War, World I •
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