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Winsted in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Winchester Soldiers Memorial

 
 
Winchester Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
1. Winchester Soldiers Memorial
south side
Inscription.
[ south side ]
1904
For The Dead
A Tribute –
For The Living
A Memory –
For Posterity
An Emblem
Of Loyalty To The Flag
Of Their Country.

[ north side ]
The Gift Of
Charles B. Pine

In honor of the patriotism
and to perpetuate the memory
of these 368 brave men who went
forth from this town from
1861 to 1865 and periled their
all that the nation might live
this monument has been
erected that all who come
after them may be mindful of
their deeds and fail not in the
day of trial to emulate
their example

[ battles inscribed on the column ]
Petersburg Antietam Port Hudson Cold Harbor
 
Erected 1904.
 
Location. 41° 55.277′ N, 73° 3.601′ W. Marker is in Winsted, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 183) and Park Place, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winsted CT 06098, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Winchester World War II Memorial (within shouting
Winchester Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
2. Winchester Soldiers Memorial
north side
distance of this marker); Winchester (within shouting distance of this marker); Winsted Vietnam Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Winchester Revolutionary War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Winsted Old Burying Ground (about 600 feet away); Winchester World War I Memorial (approx. mile away); Non-Repatriated Soldiers' Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Living Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Winsted.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Winchester Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
3. Winchester Soldiers Memorial
Winchester Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
4. Winchester Soldiers Memorial
<i>Monument and Park Hotel, Winsted, Conn.</i> image. Click for full size.
Postcard by Danziger and Berman, circa 1920
5. Monument and Park Hotel, Winsted, Conn.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.   5. submitted on . This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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