Newtown in Fairfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Newtown Veterans Memorial
With Grateful Prayers And
Solemn Vows Her Sacred Dead
Her Honored Living Who
Ventured All Unto Death
That We Might Live A Republic
With Independence A Nation
With Union Forever A World
And Peace For All
Erected 1931 by Newtown, Conn.
Location. 41° 25.021′ N, 73° 18.658′ W. Marker is in Newtown, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 25) and Schoolhouse Hill Road, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newtown CT 06470, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newtown (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newtown Meeting House (approx. ¼ mile away); Cyrenius H. Booth Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rochambeau (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Commemoration (approx. half a mile away); Washington – Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Rev. John Beach, A.M. (approx. 0.6 miles away); Where Rochambeau Crossed the Housatonic River (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newtown.
More about this memorial. The monument is surrounded by six tablets listing veterans' names from the following wars: Revolutionary War; War of 1812; Mexican War; Spanish-American War; Mexican Border War; Civil War; World War I; Word War II; Korea; Vietnam; Persian Gulf War.
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