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Waterbury in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Waterbury Veteranís Monument

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, June 2, 2009
1. Waterbury Veteranís Monument
Inscription.
In honor of all those who served in the wars of our country
Revolution 1775 – 1783
War of 1812 – 1814
Mexican War 1846 – 1848
Civil War 1861 – 1865
Spanish American War 1898
Korean War 1950 – 1953
Vietnam War 1964 – 1975
 
Erected 1958.
 
Location. 41° 33.397′ N, 73° 2.561′ W. Marker is in Waterbury, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street and Leavenworth Street, on the left when traveling east on West Main Street. Click for map. Located near the center of the Waterbury Green. Marker is in this post office area: Waterbury CT 06702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. POW / MIA Soldiers from Waterbury (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington – Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (within shouting distance of this marker); Waterbury Soldiers' Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); St. James Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); UNICO National (about 400 feet away); John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Waterbury Veteranís Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 2, 2009
2. Waterbury Veteranís Monument
(about 400 feet away); Enoch Hibbard House (about 400 feet away); John Prince Elton (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Waterbury.
 
More about this marker. Designed by Luis Fucito for the City of Waterbury for about $55,000, it was intended in honor of all those who have served in the wars of our country. The 15-foot (4.6 m) star was dedicated on May 30, 1958 and is located on the west end of The Green.
 
Additional keywords. Veteran Memorials
 
Waterbury Veteranís Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 2, 2009
3. Waterbury Veteranís Monument
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 896 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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