Veterans Memorial Plaza

298 E. Renfro

Veterans Memorial Plaza was dedicated in 2009 to commemorate and honor veterans with ties to the city of Burleson. This site features:

  • Ornamental fountain
  • Purple Heart memorial
  • Bronze eagle statue
  • Bronze soldier’s cross
  • POW monument
  • All Conflicts commemorative plaque
  • Johnson County Military Veterans paver section
  • Operation Remember paver system

Operation Remember

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.

To view veteran profiles for each brick, visit the interactive kiosk page. To learn how to purchase a brick to commemorate a local veteran, visit the Bricks for Veterans page.

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.