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Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial

 
 
Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
1. Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated to Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice and Advanced the American Ideals of Liberty and the Brotherhood of Man
Korea
James Ellingwood Towle 1st Lt. U.S.A.F.
Vietnam
Norman Edward Dawson Jr. P.F.C. U.S.M.C. • George Albert Kurtyka T. Sgt. U.S.A.F. • John Joseph Healey Jr. Sp. 4 U.S.A. • Joseph Carinci P.F.C. U.S.M.C. • Aldo Anthony Doria Pvt. U.S.M.C. • Henry John Doneski Sgt. U.S.A. • Ronald J. Sheehy Sp. 4 U.S.A. • Carl Packaard P.F.C. U.S.M.C.
 
Location. 41° 19.353′ N, 73° 5.362′ W. Marker is in Derby, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Elizabeth Street and 5th Street, on the right when traveling north on Elizabeth Street. Touch for map. Located on the Derby Green. Marker is in this post office area: Derby CT 06418, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Derby Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Derby Firemen’s Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Derby and Huntington Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birmingham Iron Foundry Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Shelton Veterans Monument
Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
2. Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Shelton Locks (approx. half a mile away); Fort Hill (approx. half a mile away); Shelton World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Derby.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 918 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 12, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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