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Westport in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Westport World War II Honor Roll

 
 
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
1. Westport World War II Honor Roll
Inscription.
[ small right-hand plaque ]
1941 – 1945
They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old;
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.

Dedicated Veterans' Day, November 11, 1998

1,380 names are listed on the five large bronze tablets
 
Erected 1998.
 
Location. 41° 8.727′ N, 73° 21.667′ W. Marker is in Westport, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Myrtle Avenue and Avery Place, on the right when traveling north on Myrtle Avenue. Click for map. Located on the Westport Veterans Green. Marker is in this post office area: Westport CT 06880, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Westport Korean War Monument (here, next to this marker); Westport World War II Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Westport Vietnam War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Westport World War I Monument (a few steps from this marker); Wheeler House (about 400 feet away, measured in
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
2. Westport World War II Honor Roll
a direct line); Disbrow Tavern (approx. mile away); The Post Road Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jesup Green (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Westport.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
3. Westport World War II Honor Roll
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
4. Westport World War II Honor Roll
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
5. Westport World War II Honor Roll
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
6. Westport World War II Honor Roll
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
7. Westport World War II Honor Roll
Westport World War II Honor Roll image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
8. Westport World War II Honor Roll
The Bench Near the Monuments image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
9. The Bench Near the Monuments
In Memory Of
Lt. Col. Robert R. Hartsig
U.S.A.F. Ret.
Taps
A Beautiful Mournful Sound
Dedicated
May 26, 2003
Town of Westport Veterans Green image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 5, 2010
10. Town of Westport Veterans Green
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 526 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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