Andrews in Andrews County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Andrews County Veterans Memorial
All veterans that are living or deceased that served in the military will be eligible. The veteran must be honorably discharged and born, resided, or buried in Andrews County.
The original cost of the memorial was approximately $150,000 and was raised by private contributions. All contributions go toward maintenance and future projects.
The charter board of directors consisted of Rex Johnson, Judd Porter, Jane Simpson, Donna Greaves, Neri Flores, Jack Gregg, Forest Scott, Vernon Southard, Carolyn Weatherby, Don Ingram, Hiram Hubert, Mary Jane Baeza, Bob Smart, Tanya Johnson, and John Pool.
Greater love hath no man the this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13
Location. 32° 19.037′ N, 102° 33.248′ W. Marker is in Andrews, Texas, in Andrews County. Marker is on West Broadway Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 West Broadway Street, Andrews TX 79714, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early Settlers (within shouting Original Townsite of Andrews (within shouting distance of this marker); Two Billionth Barrel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Billionth Barrel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dorsie M. Pinnell (approx. half a mile away); Shafter's Trail (approx. 0.6 miles away); Means Methodist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Andrews County Discovery Well (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Andrews.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 58 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 16, 2017, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.