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Front of Turkey Fire Station

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Front of Central Fire Station

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Front of Simms Fire Equipment Co.

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Front of Fire Station/109 W. 6th St.

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Front of Firestation/7325 Ringgold

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Dallas Fire Station No. 16

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National Register - Dallas.


Fire Engine House No. 9

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National Register - Houston.


Houston Fire Station No. 7

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National Register - Houston.


Parramore Post #57, American Legion

Founded in March 1919, the American Legion was established as a World War I veterans' organization. Abilene Post No. 57 was organized on July fourth and chartered in September of that year, one of one hundred such chapters formed in the legion's first six months. Soon after its inception the post wa....

Historical Marker - Abilene.


Dyess, Lt. Col. William E.

Albany, Texas native William Edwin Dyess (b. 1916) graduated from John Tarleton Agricultural College and became an aviation cadet at Randolph Field, San Antonio. Dyess went to the Phillipine Islands as commander of the 21st Pursuit Squadron of P-40 aircraft. After the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor,....

Historical Marker - Abilene.



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