Cheshire in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
The Medal of Honor Plaza and “Living Classroom”
Dedicated May 26, 1996
Alfred C. Adinolfi, U.S. Air Force, Chairman and Town Councilman
Robert Coccolini, Parks and Recreation Director • Sandra Mouris, Mayor • Kevin Simmons, Parks and Recreation Staff • Monument Design: Jerry Lloyd Lodynsky
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • War, Vietnam.
Location. 41° 29.315′ N, 72° 54.27′ W. Marker is in Cheshire, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker can be reached from South Main Street (Connecticut Route 10) 0.1 miles south of Chipman Drive, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cheshire CT 06410, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Stepping Stone" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cheshire Revolutionary War Monument Cheshire World War I Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Town of Cheshire Memorial Plaza (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cheshire Civil War Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Church Of Cheshire (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cheshire (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lock 12 (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cheshire.
Also see . . . SGT. Eri D. Woodbury. Article discussing Sgt. Woodbury's service, to include action at Cedar Creek, Virginia in October 1864 where he earned the Medal of Honor. (Submitted on September 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 14, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,262 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 14, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.