101 E. Abram St
Arlington, TX 76010
*****Due to the Library demolition/construction, this statue has been moved to storage and will be placed at the new library site upon completion.****
On Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010 the City of Arlington paid lasting tribute to the only serviceman from Arlington to receive the highest military accolade a soldier can earn. A memorial statue and Texas State Historical Marker honoring World War II Medal of Honor winner Col. Neel Kearby was unveiled and dedicated at 11 a.m. on the west lawn of the George W. Hawkes Central Library.