San Antonio in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
141st Infantry Regiment
“Remember the Alamo”
—Oldest Militia Unit in Texas —
Spanish-American War - 1898
Cuban Occupation - 1898
Mexican Border Serivce - 1916
World War I - 1918
World War II 1940-1945
Naples-Foggia • Anzio
Rome-Arno • Southern France
Ardennes • Alsace
Rhineland • Central Europe
To the men who died at the Alamo:
All Texans acclaim both in song and in story
The days of your youth - the days of your glory.
May they also remember, wherever they go,
The men left behind at some far Alamo.
April 13, 1991
Erected 1991 by San Antonio Chapter, 36th Division Association.
Location. 29° 25.386′ N, 98° 29.264′ W. Marker is in San Antonio, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and Losoya Street/Alamo Street, on the left when traveling east on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is immediately east of the Market Street Bridge over the east San Antonio Riverwalk. Marker is in this post office area: San Antonio TX 78205, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Torch of Friendship (within shouting distance of this marker); Commerce Street Bridge (within 250th Anniversary of the Founding of San Antonio (within shouting distance of this marker); Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Beyer (within shouting distance of this marker); Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez (within shouting distance of this marker); The Acequias of San Antonio (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Father of the River Walk (about 300 feet away); Naming of San Antonio (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Antonio.
Also see . . .
1. 141st Infantry Regiment WWII History. (Submitted on July 5, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 36th Division Association. (Submitted on July 5, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Heroes • Hispanic Americans • Military • Notable Events • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Spanish-American • War, Texas Independence • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,114 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 5, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.