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Stonington in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

POW-MIA Memorial

 
 
POW-MIA Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 25, 2013
1. POW-MIA Memorial
Inscription.
In Honor of The Brave
And Courageos
Imprisoned During
Service to Their Country
May All Those
Missing In Action
Be Accounted For

Erected by V.F.W. Harvey P. Chase Post 1265
And Ladies Auxiliary Dedicated Nov. 3, 1987

 
Erected 1987.
 
Location. 41° 22.661′ N, 71° 49.91′ W. Marker is in Stonington, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of West Broad Street (U.S. 1) and Cogswell Street, on the right when traveling north on West Broad Street. Click for map. Located next to the bridge over the Pawcatuck River. Marker is in this post office area: Stonington CT 06378, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. USS Pawcatuck Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); This Site Is Dedicated (a few steps from this marker); Pawcatuck River (within shouting distance of this marker in Rhode Island); First Bridge over Pawcatuck River (within shouting distance of this marker in Rhode Island); Westerly – Pawcatuck War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker in Rhode
POW-MIA Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 25, 2013
2. POW-MIA Memorial
Island); Westerly Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away in Rhode Island); Spanish American War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away in Rhode Island); Pawcatuck World War I Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stonington.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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