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Tennessee Volunteers at the Alamo

 
 
Tennessee Volunteers at the Alamo Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
1. Tennessee Volunteers at the Alamo Marker
Inscription.
In commemoration of the
150th Anniversary of Texas Independence
and in honor of the
Tennessee Volunteers
who gave their lives at the Alamo
on March 6, 1836
the Citizens of Tennessee
present this Tennessee Homecoming Tree and Plaque
to the Citizens of Texas
as a symbol of the friendship between
our states

Lamar Alexander
Governor of Tennessee
March 6, 1986

 
Erected 1986 by State of Tennessee.
 
Location. 29° 25.576′ N, 98° 29.176′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Touch for map. Marker is in the Cavalry Courtyard, east of the Long Barrack. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gonzales Men at the Alamo (a few steps from this marker); Mission Mill (and Millstone) (a few steps from this marker); Japanese Monument to The Heroes of the Alamo (a few steps from this marker); The Alamo (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish Mission and Military Post (within
Tennessee Volunteers at the Alamo Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
2. Tennessee Volunteers at the Alamo Marker
On left side of walkway, among groundcover. Looking NW toward the Long Barrack and the NW corner of the Alamo complex.
shouting distance of this marker); Clara Driscoll (within shouting distance of this marker); The Alamo in 1836 (within shouting distance of this marker); Ruins of the Habitations of the Friars and Indians (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Antonio.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,936 times since then and 105 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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