KING'S MEMORIAL STATE PARK
KING'S MEMORIAL STATE PARK. King's Memorial State Park, Refugio, is a historical state park on the old Plaza de la Constitución across from the Refugio County Courthouse. The park commemorates Capt. Amon B. King and his men, who were killed in action in the battle of Refugio (March 14–16, 1836) or captured in the battle and afterwards killed. The Texas Centennial Commission erected a monument at Refugio, and the King's Men Monument was moved from the park to Mount Calvary Cemetery, Refugio.
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