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

Canton Soldiers Memorial

 
 
Canton Soldiers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, May 28, 2017
1. Canton Soldiers Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
the men of this town
who have served our country
in her various wars for freedom
and in grateful recognition
of their heroism
and the sacrifice they made
This tablet is erected by the
Canton Soldiers Memorial Association
MCMXX

 
Erected 1920 by Canton Soldiers Memorial Association.
 
Location. 41° 48.653′ N, 72° 55.381′ W. Marker is in Collinsville, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is on Connecticut Route 179, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is located in front of the Town Hall which is in back of the Post Office. Marker is at or near this postal address: 34 Bridge Street, Collinsville CT 06022, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Charter Oak Offspring (within shouting distance of this marker); Collinsville- Railroad from both sides (within shouting distance of this marker); The Collins Company Plow Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Canton Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Collinsville’s Powerhouse Station No. 3
Canton Soldiers Memorial at the Town Hall entrance. image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, May 28, 2017
2. Canton Soldiers Memorial at the Town Hall entrance.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Collinsville, Town of Canton (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Collinsville, Town of Canton (approx. 0.7 miles away); Constitution Oak (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Collinsville.
 
Also see . . .  Collinsville, Town of Canton. (Submitted on May 28, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 28, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 28, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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