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Glastonbury in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Glastonbury Soldiers Monument

 
 
Glastonbury Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 13, 2016
1. Glastonbury Soldiers Monument
Inscription.
Erected in Memory of
Capt. Frederick M. Barber
And the Soldiers of Glastonbury
Who Gave Their Lives for Their Country.
By Mercy Turner Barber.
1918

1861 Civil War 1865

More enduring than this monument will be the memory of their loyal, patriotic devotion to their country. This granite shaft in time will crumble to dust, but the memory of their heroic deeds, the noble sacrifice of their lives will live in memory’s realm ‘till time shall be no more.
 
Erected 1918 by Mercy Turner Barber.
 
Location. 41° 42.064′ N, 72° 36.341′ W. Marker is in Glastonbury, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Hubbard Street and Green Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling west on Hubbard Street. Click for map. Located in Green Park. Marker is in this post office area: Glastonbury CT 06033, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Lee Levitow (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury Revolutionary War Monument (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury Vietnam Conflict Memorial (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury Korean War Memorial
Glastonbury Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 13, 2016
2. Glastonbury Soldiers Monument
( front inscription )
(here, next to this marker); Glastonbury World War I Monument (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); First Meeting House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Glastonbury War II Monument (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Glastonbury.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Glastonbury Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 13, 2016
3. Glastonbury Soldiers Monument
( west side inscription )
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 94 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on October 17, 2016.
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