Description: Dedicated to: The Oldest Malitia Unit In Texas.Serving in all wars of the United States, from The Texas Revolution To World War II. The 141st fought in the Meuse Argonne Campaign in WWI. The Monument is located in the 36th Infantry Division Plaza and was erected in 1991 by the San Antonio Chapter of the 36th Division Association.at the intersection of E. Market Street and Losoya St./Alamo St. It is on the street just above San Antonio’s world famous River Walk. The monument is also about two blocks from the famous Schilo’s Delicatessen, a San Antonio landmark since 1917.
At the right-hand corner of the Tobin Center, when facing it, is a WW1 Memorial that is practically hidden among the landscaping and shrubs of the auditorium. It is near the intersection of Auditorium Circle and Jefferson Street. It is a white marble monument about six feet tall with a prayerful woman (a mother) surrounded on her right side with several "doughboys" wearing WW1 field uniforms, helmets and carrying their rifles with fixed bayonnets. The inscription under this massive carving reads: “Honoring The Mothers Whose Sons Fought In The World War - Erected by San Antonio Chapter No. 2 - 1938”.
The American War Mothers was founded in 1917 and was incorporated by an Act of Congress February 24, 1925. The AWM are a perpetual patriotic, 501(c) 4 non-profit, non-political, non-sectarian, non-partisan organization whose members are Mothers of children who have served or are serving in the Armed Services during a time of conflict.
This often unknown or overlooked organization of mothers has had an impact on our nation and on the welfare of our Armed Service members. This is a worthy war memorial for those from WW1 on up to the present.
Chapter #1 in Maryland, is still operating.
Will Naylor Smith Plaza runs the full length of the West side of Tobin Center and is the home of the San Antonio Medal of Honor Memorial Monuments Garden Walk. The walkway passes many Memorial plaques to San Antonio related American Service Member who are recipients of Our Nations Highest Award for Valor, including 19 year-old David B. Barkeley, 1899 - 1918, KIA.
This Memorial Plaque is mounted to the outside West wall of the Tobin Center and is accompanied by plaques also dedicated to San Antonio soldiers who Made the Supreme Sacrifice in the Spanish American War and Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941
The memorial name is Bronze statue @ Indianapolis Inter. Airport
A row of granite markers with each inscribed with local deaths for the Korean War, World War I, World War II, and the Vietnam War. Seven names are listed on the WWI stone.
A center stone is inscribed: “Oh Lord, support us all the day long until the shadows lengthen and the evening comes and the fever of life is over and our work is done. Then in thy mercy grant us a safe lodging and a holy rest and peace at the last”.
A brass plaque mounted on the back retaining wall is inscribed:
1311 Bank St. SE (corner of King and Bank Streets)
Photos courtesy of Lamar Veatch
The City of Smyrna Veterans Memorial Park is a expansive area with large, inscribed granite walls anchoring one end of the park. The portion of the inscription dedicated to WW1 lists seventeen names. These are included in the Memorial Database located elsewhere on this website. The inscription above the names reads: “To Secure the Blessings of Liberty - Those Who Died in Service to Their Country.”
Located in front of the Historic Barbour County Courthouse in Philippi, WV, this Viquesney statue is in excellent condition and has the original barbed wire still in place. It was dedicated November 11, 1923 and is documented by the Smithsonian Art Museum; control number is 47260126.The statue was erected by Barbour County Post No. 44 of the American Legion and the Citizens of Barbour County, WV.
The sculptor was local artist Gene Mikulik Sr., Jerome Michal American Legion Post 94, Texas.
The soldier is patterned after Gene’s father-in-law Willie J. Migl, who was a World War I “Doughboy”.
6222 Embarcadero Dr
The Aviator is a monument that was commissioned by Sallie Maxwell Bennett, the mother of a young man killed during World War I on August 24th, 1918. Her son, Lt. Louis Bennett Jr., was serving in the Royal Air Force's 40th Squadron in France in the fall of 1918 when he was killed. Just before his death, he had destroyed three enemy planes and nine spy balloons from August 15th to August 24th. Before his decision to join a few hundred American pilots in England's Royal Air Force, Bennett was the captain of the West Virginia Flying Corp in Wheeling. The statue is located in front of the Linsly School, which became the oldest preparatory school west of the Alleghenies when it held its first classes in 1814.
This stone sculpture honoring Hampshire County, WV veterans who gave there lives in World War I is officially name Doughboy - World War I.
Location: Directly East of the Natatorium, in the Sans Souci Recreational Park, between the Natatorium access road and Kalakaua Ave.
The World War “Honor Roll”is across the street from the larger and more well known Waikiki Natatorium. The red brick and stone monument with it’s large bronze plaque, recognizes the 101 soldiers and sailors from the Hawaiian Territory who served in World War I. Each service members name appears on the bronze plaque and denotes whether they served with American Expeditionary Forces or “In The Service Of Great Britain” .
Small Memorial Plaques for each submarine lost are located on the back of the flat wall
Featuring Captain Edward C. Allworth, Medal of Honor Recipient in World War 1
Erected in part by Beaverton “Barracks 1760, Veterans Of World War 1”. Dedicated: “August 1980”