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Willington in Tolland County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Town of Willington, Connecticut

World War I Memorial

 
 
Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, February 22, 2017
1. Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker
Inscription.
This monument
is erected by the citizens
of the
Town of Willington, Connecticut
in sacred memory and appreciation
of those brave men who went forth
in response to the call of our
country to fight for its freedom
and peace.
May 30, 1921
We remember them, their courage and their God

 
Location. 41° 52.545′ N, 72° 15.825′ W. Marker is in Willington, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is on Jared Sparks Road 0.1 miles north of Tolland Turnpike (Route 74), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Willington CT 06279, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This Edifice (within shouting distance of this marker); Willington (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Willington (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named Willington (approx. 2.4 miles away); Ashford Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.3 miles away); Tolland Veterans Monument (approx. 5.4 miles away); Tolland (approx. 5˝ miles away); Tolland Founders Monument (approx. 5˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Willington.
 
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Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, February 22, 2017
2. Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker
This marker is located on the Town Green
next to Jared Sparks Road.
 Town of Willington, Connecticut. (Submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 106 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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