The Van Zandt County Veterans Memorial was created by a grass roots organization of county citizens representing the communities of Ben Wheeler, Canton, Colfax, Edgewood, Edom, Fruitvale, Grand Saline, Martins Mill, Myrtle Springs, Van, Wills Point and surrounding East Texas areas.
The Mission: (Updated Feb. 2022)
To create and perpetuate a Memorial that honors all Military Veterans including those of Van Zandt County, Texas. To maintain and preserve our grounds, museum, and Veterans’ contributions to the United States while providing services to Veterans-in-need. To create a positive impact and understanding of the magnitude of loss we all share in the name of freedom.