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Dwight David Eisenhower

1890 - 1969

 
 
Dwight David Eisenhower Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 7, 2014
1. Dwight David Eisenhower Monument
Inscription.

This memorial is dedicated to young people everywhere, that they may be inspired to greatness by the example of our most distinguished son
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Born October 14, 1890
in Denison, Texas

[Dedicated July 9, 1973]

 
Erected 1973 by the State of Texas.
 
Location. 33° 44.927′ N, 96° 32.023′ W. Marker is in Denison, Texas, in Grayson County. Touch for map. Monument is about 150 feet north of the Eisenhower Birthplace, on Day Street south of Shepherd Street, at Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site. Marker is at or near this postal address: 609 South Lamar Avenue, Denison TX 75021, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Birthplace of Dwight Eisenhower (within shouting distance of this marker); Texas Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Dwight David Eisenhower (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of President Dwight D. Eisenhower (within shouting distance of this marker); The E. M. Kohl Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); North-South Railway Connection
Dwight David Eisenhower Monument Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 7, 2014
2. Dwight David Eisenhower Monument Dedication
(approx. half a mile away); Signal Company Texas 36th Inf. Div. Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denison.
 
Regarding Dwight David Eisenhower. Statue sculpted by Robert Dean.
 
Also see . . .
1. President Dwight D. Eisenhower. (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Dwight Eisenhower (1890-1969). (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site. (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum, and Boyhood Home. (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Eisenhower National Historic Site. (Submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismPoliticsWar, ColdWar, World II
 
Dwight David Eisenhower Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 7, 2014
3. Dwight David Eisenhower Statue Detail
Dwight David Eisenhower Monument and Birthplace image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 7, 2014
4. Dwight David Eisenhower Monument and Birthplace
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 274 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 6, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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