Menard County Texas

Military Information


Fort McKavett a work in progress

Buffalo Soldiers a work in progress


Civil War

Confederate Pension Applications

Civil War Soldiers Buried in Menard



In The News

Our Fallen Soldiers in WWI



Our Fallen Soldiers in WWII

Publication on Soldiers in WWII a work in progress

Pictorial Tribute to Soldiers Lost in WWII a work in progress


Korean War

Our Lost in Korea



Soldiers Lost in Vietnam

Also see Menard's "Home Guard" Militia

Additional Sites Online with Menard Military Connections


Lieutenant General Hewitt T. Wheless

(1) Air Force site: LIEUTENANT GENERAL HEWITT T. WHELESS - born in Menard County, Texas, in 1913.

(2) President FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT'S BROADCAST TO THE NATION, April 28, 1942, mentions Hewitt T. Wheless here.

(3) Info on movie made in 1942 about Lieutenant General Hewitt T. Wheless-In The Line of Duty (Wheless starred as himself)


Major General Oliver P. Smith

(1) Major General Oliver P. Smith b 1893 d 1977- Marine Corp History site

(2) General Oliver P. Smith Chosin Reservoir


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