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Sherman in Grayson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Gold Star Mothers

 
 
Gold Star Mothers Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 9, 2014
1. Gold Star Mothers Monument
Inscription.  

In honor of
Grayson County
Gold Star Mothers

[Dedicated] Nov. 11, 1975

 
Erected 1975 by Veterans Organizations of Grayson County.
 
Location. 33° 38.17′ N, 96° 36.588′ W. Marker is in Sherman, Texas, in Grayson County. Marker is on Houston Street (State Highway 56) west of Travis Street, on the left when traveling west. Monument is on the north grounds of the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 West Houston Street, Sherman TX 75090, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grayson County C.S.A. (a few steps from this marker); Eleventh Texas Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Confederate Monument Erected in Texas (within shouting distance of this marker); Ninth Texas Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); Grayson County (within shouting distance of this marker); Peter W. Grayson
Gold Star Mothers Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 9, 2014
2. Gold Star Mothers Monument
(within shouting distance of this marker); Home County of Conservationist Allison Mayfield (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sherman.
 
Also see . . .  American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. (Submitted on May 3, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 3, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 3, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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