San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Heroes of the Alamo
Roster of First Campers filed in Alamo Library.
Erected 1965 by First Officers' Training Camp Association of Texas.
Location. 29° 25.55′ N, 98° 29.117′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Houston Street and 3rd Street. Marker is in Alamo Plaza, on the grounds of the Alamo. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Alamo in 1836 (within shouting distance of this marker); Acequia (Irrigation Ditch) (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Alamo in 1836 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mission Period (within shouting distance of this marker); Crockett Hotel Japanese Monument to The Heroes of the Alamo (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); This Noble Cottonwood (about 300 feet away); Lt. Col. William Barret Travis (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Antonio.
Regarding Heroes of the Alamo. The front of the granite pedestal shows the logo of the First Officers' Training Camp Association of Leon Springs, Texas over the United States and Texas flags. Beneath the flags is the motto, "Brave men shall not die because I faltered."
Categories. • War, Texas Independence •
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