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Sturbridge in Worcester County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

War Memorial

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2018
1. War Memorial
Inscription.  

To keep forever living the
freedom for which they died
we dedicate this symbol of
our dead in World War II

Medal of Honor
Plt. Sgt. Joseph R. Julian
Killed in Action
Cpl. Rosaire M. Julian
M.O.M.M.1/c Lincoln G. Plimpton
M.O.M.M.3/c Roland H. Vilandre

Operation Iraqi Freedom
1st. Lt. Joshua L. Booth


 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkPatriots & PatriotismWar, 2nd IraqWar, World II. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list.
 
Location. 42° 6.486′ N, 72° 4.848′ W. Marker is in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, in Worcester County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (Massachusetts Route 131) and Haynes Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 Main Street, Sturbridge MA 01566, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lt. Charles J. Collins USAAC (here, next to this marker); The Center School (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Soldier's Monument
War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2018
2. War Memorial
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(within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Burial Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); 1771 Publick House Historic Inn & Country Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); Revere Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Sturbridge Honor Roll War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sturbridge Common (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sturbridge.
 
Also see . . .
1. 1st Lt Joshua L. Booth Obituary. (Submitted on June 16, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Platoon Sergeant Joseph R. Julian: Medal of Honor Series. National WWII Museum website entry (Submitted on May 4, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
War Memorial World War II Honored Dead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2018
3. War Memorial World War II Honored Dead
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 16, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 150 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 16, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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