Remembering Veterans

On Veteran’s Day, we pause to honor the men and women currently in military service for our country.  And, we gratefully remember those who have served the nation in past times of war and peace. 

BeckerThis picture of American soldiers during the Spanish American War was taken at First Division Headquarters, Seventh Army Corps, Havanna, Cuba on January 12, 1899.

The men signed the back of the photo in order as they are pictured from left to right:

T.A. Tallman, 177 Crew St., Atlanta, GA
George “Minor” Moore, 308 E. 16th St., Austin, TX
Samuel George Cochron, Nashville, TN (Company G, 9th Illinois Volunteers)
Richard P. Cordill, 1610 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans
W.C. Connally, 93 Houston St., Hot Springs, AR
Richard M. Halley, Austin, TX
Edward M. Tutwiler, Jr., Corner 21st & Park Ave., Birmingham, Alabama
J.E. Michel, Texas
J.W. Shirley, Texas
D.J. Clermmack, Texas

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