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Chester in Windsor County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Chester World War I and II and Korean Conflict Monument

 
 
Chester World War I and II and Korean Conflict Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 3, 2009
1. Chester World War I and II and Korean Conflict Monument
Inscription.
Valor

Dedicated to the
Men and Women
of Chester who
served their
Country in World
War I and II and
in the Korean
Conflict

[434 names are inscribed on the monument.]
 
Location. 43° 15.861′ N, 72° 35.921′ W. Marker is in Chester, Vermont, in Windsor County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Vermont Route 11) and School Street, on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester VT 05143, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chester Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Chester Vietnam Conflict Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Stellafane Observatory (approx. 4.1 miles away); James Hartness & Precision Valley Inventors (approx. 6.6 miles away); Helen Hartness Flanders (approx. 6.6 miles away); Eureka Schoolhouse & Baltimore Covered Bridge (approx. 7.7 miles away); Rockingham Meeting House (approx. 7.7 miles away); Rockingham Meetinghouse (approx. 7.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chester.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, World IWar, World II
 
Chester World War I and II and Korean Conflict Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 3, 2009
2. Chester World War I and II and Korean Conflict Monument
[ South face ]
Chester World War I and II and Korean Conflict Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 3, 2009
3. Chester World War I and II and Korean Conflict Monument
[ North face ]
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 826 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. List of names on the monument. • Can you help?
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