Mesquite Veterans Memorial

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The Mesquite Veterans Memorial is a community-wide effort to build a new Veterans Memorial in Mesquite, Texas. The current Veterans Memorial, established in 1975, is at the flagpole in Heritage Square located in historic downtown Mesquite. A new community-wide campaign led by the City of Mesquite is using the progress made by the Heroes of Mesquite citizens group to launch further public awareness and funding to build a new Veterans Memorial. 


View ways to donate and the Donor Levels available for the Mesquite Veterans Memorial.

All donations are tax-deductible. The Mesquite Veterans Memorial effort will be utilizing the non-profit status of Historic Mesquite, Inc. to accept, document and properly process all donations. Historic Mesquite, Inc. (HMI) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to the preservation of and education about Mesquite history. Donations go towards identifying, restoring and preserving historic structures, identifying and securing historic designations for properties, and providing public access to Mesquite history and culture.

To make a donation online, click here or send a tax-deductible donation to Mesquite Veterans Memorial, c/o Historic Mesquite, Inc., P.O. Box 850137, Mesquite, TX 75185-0137. Donations may also be made in person at Historic Mesquite Inc. offices located at 701-711 E. Kearney Street, Mesquite, TX 75149. To scheduled an appointment to make a donation in person, please call 972-216-6468. 

If you have any questions about the campaign or would like to get involved, please contact the City of Mesquite at [email protected] or at 972-329-8319.

News and Notes

City announces plans to build new Veterans Memorial - Kickoff event set for November 11

Picnic in the Park event on November 11, 2017 to kick off campaign

Mesquite Elks Lodge names Randy Lawson Citizen of the Year

Mesquite City Council agrees to purchase property to expand City Lake Park

Watch this video honoring Josephine Moncrief, just one of 15 living WWII US Army nurses, with a donation by Mesquite Rotary Club to the efforts to build a new Veterans Memorial in the community.

This is a rendering of the proposed Mesquite Veterans Memorial. A final design and location will be based on future funding.