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Winters in Runnels County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Winters Korean Veterans Memorial

 
 
Winters Korean Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 10, 2015
1. Winters Korean Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

In Honor Of
Korean
Veterans

 
Location. 31° 58.156′ N, 99° 57.537′ W. Marker is in Winters, Texas, in Runnels County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of N. Rogers Street and Novice Road (Farm to Market Road 1770). Touch for map. Marker is located near the main entrance to Ted Meyers Park. Marker is in this post office area: Winters TX 79567, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Winters Brass Band (approx. 0.3 miles away); Winters FFA Chapter (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robert Cooke, M.D. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Cotton Oil Mill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Blue Gap Post Office (approx. 0.8 miles away); Winters (approx. 0.8 miles away); Winters Public Library (approx. 0.8 miles away); Winters Lodge No. 743, A.F. & A.M. (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winters.
 
More about this marker. On the two sides of the marker are embedded medallions for the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States and for the Ladies Auxiliary V.F.W. On the top of the marker is a medallion for The Liberty Tree, a tree memorial program of the V.F.W.
 
Additional comments.
Winters Korean Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 10, 2015
2. Winters Korean Veterans Memorial
1. Roger Hornsby
Near the marker and at the entrance to the park is a sign proclaiming Winters as the birthplace of Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Roger Hornsby.
    — Submitted April 22, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.

 
Categories. War, Korean
 
Winters Korean Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 10, 2015
3. Winters Korean Veterans Memorial
Next to The Liberty Tree
Roger Hornsby Birthplace Sign image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 10, 2015
4. Roger Hornsby Birthplace Sign
The Liberty Tree and Korean Veterans Memorial in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 22, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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