“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Camp Wood, Texas

Clickable Map of Real County, Texas and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Real County, TX (13) Bandera County, TX (33) Edwards County, TX (18) Kerr County, TX (80) Uvalde County, TX (46)  RealCounty(13) Real County (13)  BanderaCounty(33) Bandera County (33)  EdwardsCounty(18) Edwards County (18)  KerrCounty(80) Kerr County (80)  UvaldeCounty(46) Uvalde County (46)
Location of Camp Wood, Texas
    Real County (13)
    Bandera County (33)
    Edwards County (18)
    Kerr County (80)
    Uvalde County (46)
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1Texas (Real County), Camp Wood — 808 — Charles A. Lindbergh in Texas
On Nueces Street (State Highway 55) south of 6th Street, on the right when traveling north.
Texas was important in the career of aviation hero Charles A. Lindbergh (1902-75). When he bought his first World War I surplus Jenny in Georgia, he flew it to Texarkana in 1923, so he could say he had flown in Texas -- the ambition . . . Map (db m161274) HM
2Texas (Real County), Camp Wood — 4749 — Site of Camp Wood
Established May 20, 1857, as a means of preventing Indian raids on the San Antonio—El Paso route and the Rio Grande Valley • Abandoned March 15th, 1861, when Federal troops were withdrawn from Texas.Map (db m24382) HM
3Texas (Real County), Camp Wood — 4547 — Site of the Mission San Lorenzo De La Santa Cruz
On SR 55 0.5 miles north of Ranch Road 337, on the left when traveling north.
Founded by the Franciscan Missionaries among the Lipan Apache Indians in 1762 • Abandoned in 1769Map (db m24381) HM
May. 18, 2021