The Early Years
(12 Jul 1921 -
27 Jan 1942)

Army Air Forces
(28 Jan 1942 -
1 Aug 1943)

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(2 Aug 1943 -
31 Jul 2006)

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2nd Lt. Lloyd Herbert "Pete" Hughes, Jr.
(12 Jul 1921 - 1 Aug 1943)

The Medal of Honor Monument
Austin, Travis County, Texas

Dedicated 31 May 1999, the Medal of Honor Monument is a 13-foot tall obelisk made of red granite from Marble Falls, Texas. It is located in the Texas State Cemetery. To the left, in the distance, is Confederate Field. To the right, beyond the Medal of Honor Monument are four Medal of Honor Recipients' grave markers, Robert Edward Galer, James Marion Logan, Jack Lummus and George H. O'Brien, Jr.

Army Air Corps - World War II
Jack Warren Mathis
John Ruey Kane
John Cary "Red" Morgan
Neel Ernest Kearby
Lloyd Herbert Hughes
Raymond Larry Knight
Horace Seaver Carswell, Jr.



"Army & Army Air Corps
Navy & Marine Corps"
"Medal of Honor"
"Army Air Corps" "Dedicated to veterans from the state of Texas who were recipients of the Medal of Honor"


Texas State Cemetery


Texas State Cemetery, 909 Navasota Street, Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA


Gold Star Monument


"Dedicated to the Gold Star Mothers of Texas"

'The last Sunday in September is Designated at "Gold Star Mother's Day" as proclaimed by president Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1936'

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