Brazoria in Brazoria County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Brazoria Fallen Heroes Memorial
Brazoria has been home to many heroes. This memorial is dedicated to those that gave the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty. They have built, protected and honored our fair city unlike any other. Commend their deeds, honor their sacrifice and remember their names.
Battle for Texas Independence
Battle of Velasco
Capt. Aylett Buckner Jose (Buckners Mexican Servant) Andrew Castleman Matthew Kinds Edward Robertson William S. Smith Leancer Woods
March 6, 1836
Robert Cochron Green Jamison Amos Pollard Jesse G. Thompson William Willis
Massacre at Goliad
March 27, 1836
William S. Brown James Fannin Perry Reese
1842 - 1844
1861 - 1865
Thomas Barrington William Duncan John B. Estes Abner Jackson Andrew Jackson George McNeel Granville McNeel Pleasant McNeel David Mims Sam Mims William Ward John A. Wharton
United States of America Military Combat Forces
World War I
1914 - 1918
Ransom ONeil Richard Bivins Edwin F. Hodgson
World War II
1939 - 1945
Sidney Curtis - Mar. 24, 1945
Ralph L. Perrin - July 25, 1950 Glen Gray - Aug. 1, 1950 Bernard E. Weichman - Mar. 31, 1951 Norman L. Whitaker - July 7, 1952 James E. Anderson - July 16, 1951
1960 - 1975
John A. Nevels - Feb. 18, 1968
Op. Enduring Freedom Iraq
Phillip A. Jordan - Mar. 23, 2003
Location. 29° 2.811′ N, 95° 34.27′ W. Marker is in Brazoria, Texas, in Brazoria County. Marker is on W. Smith Street west of N. Brooks Street (Texas Highway 36), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 202 W. Spring St, Brazoria TX 77422, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry Smith (within shouting distance of this marker); Brazoria Bridge (approx. 1.2 miles away); Old Oakland Plantation (approx. 5.9 miles away); Ellerslie Plantation (approx. 5.9 miles away); M.L. Weems House (approx. 6.9 miles away); Tyler-Bryan-Weems House (approx. 7 miles away); Dance Gun Shop (approx. 7 miles away); Aldridge - Smith House (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brazoria.
Categories. • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 30, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.