Former residents of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch or Girlstown, including those who served at Cal Farley's Inc., and who are Veterans of the United States Armed Forces qualify to have a tile included on the Veterans Memorial Wall.
Additional information about the Veterans Memorial Wall is included in the Memorial Policy
Forms for including someone on the Veterans Memorial Wall or for making a contribution to the Veterans Memorial are available by:
1. Click here for the... The Veterans Memorial Wall Form
2. Mail the completed form and supporting documentation, along with your contribution, to
CFBRAA Veterans Memorial
PO Box 9435 - Amarillo, TX 79105
Address any questions to...
Executive Director, Bobby Sarpalius
Sponsor a Veteran
If you would like to purchase a tile for a Veteran who might not be able to, please notify the Executive Director and we will be certain all Veterans are honored. email@example.com
If you care to make a donation to the Veterans Wall Project, click the DONATE Button below and choose "Veterans Memorial Wall"
Troy Black – Boys Ranch 1947 ‐ Died 1952
Douglas Earl Stephens ‐ Boys Ranch 1940‐41
Larry Dean Warren – Boys Ranch 1962‐65 ‐ Army 4/16/67
Charles Quinten Polk – Boys Ranch 1963‐68 – Army 12/17/69
Raphael “T.J.” Carrillo – Boys Ranch 1997‐02 – Army 6/28/05
Additional information is needed to properly recognize each of these former residents of Boys Ranch. If you have information that will help, or if you know of former residents of BR or GT who gave their lives for our country, please contact...
Bobby Sarpalius, Exec. Dir. CFBRAA
In this section takes a look at past events.
In this section we take a look at all the news and announcements about CFBRAA.
In this section we introduce you to our services and what we can do for you.
June 23, 2012 - CFBRAA Board of Directors votes to work with Cal Farley's Inc. to errect a memorial to honor former residents of Boys Ranch and Girlstown who lost their lives in military service to our country.
October 27, 2012 - Initial Memoroial Committee is appointed by Presdient David Rattan including: Dean Sharp, Michael Rogers and Daniel Scroggs
January 19, 2013 - Site for the Veterans Memorial is agreed upon by BR and the Alumni to be just west of the Farley's memorial.
June 22, 2013 - Veterans Memorial Policies are approved by the Board of Directors including a Veterans Memorial Wall to recognize all former residents or staff of Cal Farley's who served in the US Armed Services.
August 31, 2013 - Annual Meeting - First draft of memorial site and monument presented to the Alumni Association.
October 5, 2013 - Jerry Nicholson, Dennis Linam and Cal Calhoun are added to the Veteran's Memorial Committee
Oct - Nov 2013 - Dennis Linam conducts first T-Shirt booster campaign raising nearly $1,000 for the memorial.
February 8, 2014 - Board of Directors approves recommendation of the Memorial Committee to: 1 - Auction the Cal Farley and Alvis Grant tiles to anyone who would choose to sponsor those tiles in the Veteran's Memorial Wall; 2 - Use funds raised in the auction of the Farley and Grant tiles for crisis support of alumni; 3 - Use all funds raised in excess of the cost of the memorial to provide maintenance for the Veterans Memorial and the Boys Ranch Cemetery.
July 2014 - CFBRAA donates 2500.00 in raised funds to Cal Farley's Boys Ranch to pay for hiring a engineer to draft and Plan site.
Dec. 22, 2014 - The Veterans committee met with the Cal Farley's boys ranch engineer charged with building the monument and honor wall. It was decided that the monument and the wall will be located at the boys ranch cemetery centering on the main entryway into boot Hill. This option provides more room for honoring our heroes on the wall in the future,and provides for our cemetery to receive some much-needed upgrades. The dedication is moving ahead as scheduled and will be completed before the Nov 11, 2015 dedication.
September 2015 - The Reunion Golf Tournament was used as a dedicated fundraiser, with all proceeds going to help build the Veterans Memorial; a historic first. We were able to raise just under $5,000 for the memorial, thanks largely to the many sponsors who contributed.
November 2015 - The 2015 Nov.11th Dedication to Cal Farley’s Heroes. Audio Sponsored by Mollman Media.
In Alphabetical Order...
Ken Arthur Navy
Danny Bell Army
Arnold Bennett Navy
Lee Boroughs Army
Doug Brady Army
Cal Calhoun USAF
Cylinda Case Navy
Ron Cochran Marines
Ronnie Crouch Army
Carl Crouch Army
Chuck Duffy Marines
Kenneth Eatinger Army
John Egan Navy
Butch Eide Navy
Cal Farley Army
Chuck Farrell Army
Joe Garcia Navy
Gene Gardner Army
Cy Garnett Army
Alvis Grant Marines
Gary Hardy Navy
Sherman Harriman Navy
Glendon Hill Army
Kenneth “Gabby” Hinds Army
Eddie Hopper USMC
Robert Jordan Army
Earl Jordan Army
Lynn Keesee Army
Steve Kriegel Navy
Dennis Linam Army
Mark Lowery Marines
Arthur Martin Army
Norman Martin Army
Mike Matheson USMC
Kevin McKinney Army
James F Miner Army
Sam Minshew Marines
Jerry Nicholson Marines
Russell Perry Navy
Steve Phillips Army
George Schmidt Army
Buster Schupman Navy
Johnnie Sharp Navy
Tyler Simpkins Army
Van Smith USAF
Richard Strain USAF
Robert Strain USMC
William Touchstone Army
Gene Turner Navy
Furd Turner Navy
Tony Wade Army
Shane White Marines
Aaron Williams Navy
Mekala Williams Navy
Harold Yarbrough Army
Mark Ziolkowski Navy