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

Marlborough Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, October 13, 2016
1. Marlborough Veterans Memorial
( left plaque )
Inscription.
( left plaque )
This memorial is dedicated to the memory of all those who served our country from the Town of Marlborough during the French and Indian wars, the War of Independence, the War of 1812, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, Korean, Vietnam, and all those periods of calm or trouble in between

( right plaque )
America was founded and nurtured on the principle of freedom and justice for all, to those within and to those beyond our own boundaries. Listed below are those patriots who gave their very lives for this noble ideal, and who are lovingly interred in the soil of Marlborough.
Stallworth Waters   War of Independence   Mar. 19, 1777
Daniel Finley   Civil War   June 23, 1863
Gregory Shussman   World War I   Nov. 11, 1918
Melvin E. Chapman   World War II   Mar. 16, 1945
Charles F. Gibbs   Vietnam   July 8, 1966
Harold J. Johnson   Vietnam   Dec. 30, 1971
Darrell A. Morey   Vietnam   Feb. 2, 1968

 
Location. 41° 37.93′ N, 72° 27.662′ W. Marker is in Marlborough, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Jones Hollow Road, on the right when traveling west on North Main Street.
Marlborough Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 13, 2016
2. Marlborough Veterans Memorial
( right plaque )
Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marlborough CT 06447, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marlborough (within shouting distance of this marker); Marlborough Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); East Hampton (approx. 4 miles away); Comstock Covered Bridge (approx. 5˝ miles away); Colchester Vietnam Veterans Monument (approx. 7.7 miles away); Colchester World War II - Korean Conflict Monument (approx. 7.7 miles away); Colchester World War I Monument (approx. 7.7 miles away); Colchester Soldiers Monument (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marlborough.
 
Categories. Military
 
Marlborough Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 13, 2016
3. Marlborough Veterans Memorial
( center panel )
Marlborough Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 13, 2016
4. Marlborough Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 20, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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