31 relations: Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Audie Murphy, Brenham, Texas, Bronze Star Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Croix de Guerre 1939–1945 (France), Damon, Texas, Governor of Texas, Huntsville, Texas, Italian Campaign (World War II), Lieutenant colonel (United States), Lois Kolkhorst, Operation Dragoon, Purple Heart, Rick Perry, Sam Houston State University, Silver Star, Sugar Land, Texas, Texas, Texas Army National Guard, Texas House of Representatives, Texas Legislative Medal of Honor, Texas Legislature, Tunisian Campaign, United States, United States Army, University of Texas at Austin, Weldon, Texas, World War II, World War II Victory Medal (United States), 30th Infantry Regiment (United States).
The Armed Forces Reserve Medal (AFRM) is a service medal of the United States Armed Forces that has existed since 1950.
Audie Leon Murphy (20 June 1925 – 28 May 1971) was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II.
Brenham is a city in east-central Texas in Washington County, United States, with a population of 15,716 according to the 2010 U.S. census.
The Bronze Star Medal, unofficially the Bronze Star, is a United States decoration awarded to members of the United States Armed Forces for either heroic achievement, heroic service, meritorious achievement, or meritorious service in a combat zone.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Combat Infantryman Badge (CIB) is a United States Army military award.
The Croix de guerre 1939–1945 (War Cross 1939–1945) is a French military decoration, a version of the Croix de guerre created on September 26, 1939, to honour people who fought with the Allies against the Axis forces at any time during World War II.
Damon is a census-designated place (CDP) in Brazoria County, Texas, United States.
The Governor of Texas is the head of the executive branch of Texas's government and the commander-in-chief of the state's military forces.
Huntsville is a city in and the county seat of Walker County, Texas, United States.
The Italian Campaign of World War II consisted of the Allied operations in and around Italy, from 1943 to the end of the war in Europe.
In the United States Army, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Air Force, a lieutenant colonel is a field grade military officer rank just above the rank of major and just below the rank of colonel.
Lois Winkelmann Kolkhorst (born November 4, 1964) is an American businesswoman and politician.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Operation Dragoon (initially Operation Anvil) was the code name for the Allied invasion of Southern France on 15August 1944.
The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the president to those wounded or killed while serving, on or after April 5, 1917, with the U.S. military.
James Richard Perry (born March 4, 1950) is an American politician who is the 14th and current United States Secretary of Energy, serving in the Cabinet of Donald Trump.
Sam Houston State University (known as SHSU or Sam) was founded in 1879 and is the third oldest public institution of higher learning in the State of Texas.
The Silver Star Medal, unofficially the Silver Star, is the United States Armed Forces's third-highest personal decoration for valor in combat.
Sugar Land is a city in Fort Bend County, Texas, United States, within the southeast metropolitan area.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Texas Army National Guard is a component of the United States Army, the United States National Guard and the Texas Military Forces (along with the Texas Air National Guard and the Texas State Guard).
The Texas House of Representatives is the lower house of the bicameral Texas Legislature.
The Texas Legislative Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration that may be awarded to a member of the Texas Military Forces.
The Legislature of the state of Texas is the state legislature of Texas.
The Tunisian Campaign (also known as the Battle of Tunisia) was a series of battles that took place in Tunisia during the North African Campaign of the Second World War, between Axis and Allied forces.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Army (USA) is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The University of Texas at Austin (UT, UT Austin, or Texas) is a public research university and the flagship institution of the University of Texas System.
Weldon is an unincorporated community in Houston County, Texas.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
The World War II Victory Medal is a service medal of the United States military which was established by an Act of Congress on 6 July 1945 (Public Law 135, 79th Congress) and promulgated by Section V, War Department Bulletin 12, 1945.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
The 30th Infantry Regiment is a United States Army infantry regiment.