Veterans Memorial Plaza was dedicated in 2009 to commemorate and honor veterans with ties to the city of Burleson. This site features:
Purple Heart memorial
Bronze eagle statue
Bronze soldier’s cross
All Conflicts commemorative plaque
Johnson County Military Veterans paver section
Operation Remember paver system
Operation Remember archives the personal histories of Burleson’s veterans and presents their stories to educate the community on the contributions of local veterans in service to their country. The brick paver system on the south end of the plaza feature the names of local veterans, the branch of military their respective conflicts, and the branch of military they served in.
The goal of Operation Remember is to archive the personal histories of Burleson’s veterans and present their stories in a way that encourages every generation to learn more about our veterans’ contributions to our country and our community.