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The Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene

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Beautiful

Unfortunately, my mother is buried here and that still makes me sad. My father will join her some... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
MommyOfTwoCuties
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Seattle, Washington
Somber

Been her many time for unaccompanied veterans ceremonies. There is always a big turn out from the... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
WillEwest
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Abilene, Texas
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27 Aug 2018
“Beautiful”
8 Jun 2018
“Somber”
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7457 W Lake Rd, Abilene, TX 79601-8278
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Unfortunately, my mother is buried here and that still makes me sad. My father will join her some day, but I hope that isn't for a long time. Fortunately, this cemetery makes for a lovely place to visit my mom. I've been here twice -...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Been her many time for unaccompanied veterans ceremonies. There is always a big turn out from the local community to show their support.

Thank WillEwest
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Visited the cemetery with my husband. His father is buried there. Well-kept grounds, grave-sites easy to find, peaceful surroundings. The visitor center offers a printout to locate the grave you are looking for.

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

On 16 December 2017, a Wreaths a Cross America ceremony was conducted at the cemetery. It was a part of the national ceremony conducted at 1100 cemeteries to honor the countries fallen heroes by placing Christmas wreaths on each grave and speaking the name of...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

You feel the patriotism the minute you enter. A very honorable, respectful place for our heroes. It's a tribute to each and every one of our soldiers. I wish my Father, a WWII Vet, could have been laid to rest there, but he passed before...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Seems odd to review a cemetery. But for those who want to know, it's a nice place, well kept, and quiet. And I hear people are dying to get in. (Sorry, I couldn't resist!)

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

This quiet dignified yet beautiful landscape is just a few miles from a long deserted fort that did hear a shot fired in anger but many of those already interred were heroes at Omaha Beach, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, and Pearl Harbor,

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Reviewed 19 January 2017

The Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene provides an opportunity for all to visit and honor our fallen warriors and veterans. It is place to see the diversity of those who serves our country. It is a place to ponder history as you see place...More

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