“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 LaBelle, Florida

Clickable Map of Hendry County, Florida and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Hendry County, FL (11) Broward County, FL (68) Charlotte County, FL (46) Collier County, FL (49) Glades County, FL (6) Lee County, FL (86) Martin County, FL (42) Okeechobee County, FL (14) Palm Beach County, FL (113)  HendryCounty(11) Hendry County (11)  BrowardCounty(68) Broward County (68)  CharlotteCounty(46) Charlotte County (46)  CollierCounty(49) Collier County (49)  GladesCounty(6) Glades County (6)  LeeCounty(86) Lee County (86)  MartinCounty(42) Martin County (42)  OkeechobeeCounty(14) Okeechobee County (14)  PalmBeachCounty(113) Palm Beach County (113)
LaBelle is the county seat for Hendry County
LaBelle is in Hendry County
      Hendry County (11)  
      Broward County (68)  
      Charlotte County (46)  
      Collier County (49)  
      Glades County (6)  
      Lee County (86)  
      Martin County (42)  
      Okeechobee County (14)  
      Palm Beach County (113)  
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1 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — "Old Betsy"
The men and women of Labelle’s Volunteer Firefighters thoughtfully named this 1953 Ford fire truck "Old Betsy." "Old Betsy" was in service 1953-2006, housed in what is now the Firehouse Community Theatre. The late Jimmy Pendry, Fire Chief (1953), . . . Map (db m218721) HM
2 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — All Gave Some .... Some Gave All
As proclaimed by the City Commissioners of LaBelle that July 26 will be deemed as Fallen Heroes Day to honor the sacrifice of those who have given their lives in service to their country. Robert Hammett KIA Jun 24 2008 Army CWO Iraq . . . Map (db m224343) WM
3 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — Dedicated to our Veterans
Abney, David B., Sr - Army • Alexander, Norman F. - Army • Allen, William D. - Army • Amey, Edwin V. – Army • Anderson, Archie • Anderson, Leonard • Awbrey, Michael H. - Marines • Bailey, Duke B. - Army • Baker, Bob - Marines • Baker, Carl - Army . . . Map (db m224274) HM WM
4 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — F-446 — Downtown LaBelle Historic District
In 1895, prominent landowner and cattleman Captain Francis A. Hendry (1833-1917) platted a townsite at LaBelle, which was first settled as a center for cattle and citrus industries. A post office, general store, school, and a church were . . . Map (db m72614) HM
5 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — Experimental Rotary Steam Engine
Designed and built in 1938 by inventor Edward Christopher Warren, former associate of famed inventor Nicola Tesla, to install in a 114 foot shuttle yacht “Navette,” originally commissioned by financier J. Pierpont “Jack” Morgan and built by . . . Map (db m239974) HM
6 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — F-429 — Fort Thompson
LaBelle's history begins here, along the Caloosahatchee River, on this old Fort Thompson site. Fort Thompson began c.1838 as a military post during the 2nd Seminole War, named for Lt. Colonel Alexander Thompson, who died in the battle of Okeechobee . . . Map (db m127268) HM
7 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — Honor The Dead By Serving The Living
. . . Map (db m164798) WM
8 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — Nicholas J CutinhaVeterans Memorial Park
Nicholas J Cutinha SP4 US Army CO C BN 9 Inf Reg25 Inf Div Vietnam Medal of Honor Bronze Star Medal Purple Heart Jan 23 1945 † Mar 2 1968 On March 2 1968, Nicholas J Cutinha was engaged by overwhelming Vietnam Cong . . . Map (db m221290) WM
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9 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — The Price of FreedomVeterans Memorial Park
The Price of Freedom Veterans Memorial Park In Honor of All Who Served Map (db m221289) WM
10 Florida, Hendry County, LaBelle — You Are Not Forgotten
You Are Not Forgotten Since World War I, more than 82,000 American soldiers are unaccounted for. This unoccupied seat is dedicated to the memory of those brave men and women and to the sacrifices each made in . . . Map (db m221282) WM
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Apr. 17, 2024