May 18, 2015

John J. Given

John J. Given
1840 - Owensboro, Kentucky
July 12, 1870 - Archer County, Texas

Indian War Campaigns Medal of Honor

Citation
Bravery in action.

Note: This is a cenotaph. John Givens was killed during the Battle of the Little Wichita River and his body was never recovered.

GPS Coordinates
29° 25.277, -098° 28.022

Section MA
San Antonio National Cemetery
San Antonio


May 11, 2015

Matchett Herring Coe

Matchett Herring Coe
July 22, 1907 - Loeb, Texas
January 14, 1999 - Beaumont, Texas

Sculptor

GPS Coordinates
30° 06.049, -094° 06.109


Magnolia Cemetery
Beaumont

May 4, 2015

Solon D. Neal

Solon D. Neal
1846 - Hanover, New Hampshire
November 1, 1920 - San Antonio, Texas

Indian War Campaigns Medal of Honor

Citation
Gallantry in action.

GPS Coordinates
29° 25.317, -098° 28.036

Section G
San Antonio National Cemetery
San Antonio

April 27, 2015

Jesse Martin Combs

Jesse Martin Combs
July 7, 1889 - Center, Texas
August 21, 1953 - Beaumont, Texas

United States Congressman (1945-1953)

GPS Coordinates
30° 06.117, -094° 06.205


Magnolia Cemetery
Beaumont

April 20, 2015

Charles Alvin Beckwith

Charles Alvin Beckwith
January 22, 1929 - Atlanta, Georgia
June 13, 1994 - Austin, Texas

Founder of Delta Force

GPS Coordinates
29° 28.632, -098° 25.513

Section 9
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
San Antonio