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Monroe Korean War Memorial

 
 
Monroe Korean War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
1. Monroe Korean War Memorial
Inscription.
In Honor Of All Those Men And Women
Who Proudly Served Their Country
During the Korean War
June 25, 1950 --- July 27, 1953
From Monroe
Died in Battle
Master Sgt Ray C. Bailey
U.S. Army Oct 19, 1952
Wounded in Battle
Corp. Albert J. Arsenian
U.S. Army
Sgt. Rudolph C. Wrabel Jr.
U.S. Marines
Dedicated Nov 11, 1985
By the Town of Monroe

 
Erected 1985 by Town of Monroe.
 
Location. 41° 19.91′ N, 73° 12.406′ W. Marker is in Monroe, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Monroe Turnpike (Connecticut Route 111) and Fan Hill Road, on the left when traveling north on Monroe Turnpike. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monroe CT 06468, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. PFC John K. Goett (here, next to this marker); Monroe World War I Memorial (here, next to this marker); Monroe World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); The Rochambeau Route 1781 – 82 (within shouting distance of this marker); Barton L. Weller
Monroe Korean War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
2. Monroe Korean War Memorial Marker
The Monroe Korean War Memorial is on the right. On the left is the PFC John K. Goett and Vietnam Memorial.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monroe (about 400 feet away); Monroe Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); Bridgeport / Newtown Turnpike (approx. 3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Monroe.
 
Categories. War, Korean
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 908 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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