J. J. Pierce

J. J. Pierce (HM1ZHF)

Location: Crosbyton, TX 79322 Crosby County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 39.485', W 101° 12.68'

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Born at Blum, Texas. Became Sheriff of Crosby County in January 1947. Was killed in line of duty while arresting a bootlegger at Ralls, Texas.
Dedicated to enforcement of law—a man of quiet courage and fearless character.
Father of eight children.
Year Placed1967
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
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Date Added Friday, July 7th, 2017 at 12:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 294953 N 3726439
Decimal Degrees33.65808333, -101.21133333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 39.485', W 101° 12.68'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 39' 29.1" N, 101° 12' 40.8" W
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Area Code(s)806
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near TX-114, Crosbyton TX 79322, US
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