Naugatuck in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Naugatuck Great War Memorial
[ north face ]
the State is Fortified
Learned in Peace
[ south face ]
[ west face ]
who gave their lives in the Great War
For the Chaining of Savagery
and the Liberation of a Menaced World
Matthew C Bickerdike • Thomas J Caine • Frederick P Cummings • Patsey Daomi • William J Darabos • Stanislaus Dulespski • Philip Edwards • Henry Gubler • Paul B Halajian • Harold Hall • Torsten W Johnson • William Marinaccio • Raymond F Moore • Francis W O’Donnell • Roger J O’Donnell • Arthur J Passeck • Martin Peterson • Stanislaus Rykowski • Thurlow T Schofield • Joseph T Stevens • Walfrid Stormwall • Daniel F Sulzer • Alexander Szafarek • William R Talbot • Daniel J Toohey • Emerson P Turner • Ira E Valentine • Philip S Weaving
This Memorial Erected AD MCMXXI
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World I.
Location. 41° 29.467′ N, 73° 3.403′ W. Marker is in Naugatuck, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Meadow Street (Connecticut Route 63) and Division Street, on the right when traveling south on Meadow Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Naugatuck CT 06770, 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. Naugatuck Soldiers' Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Naugatuck Veterans Monument (about 400 feet away); Naugatuck (about 400 feet away); American Legion Post No 17 World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); United States Rubber Employees World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rubber Shoe Employees World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rubber Glove Employees World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Beacon Falls Veterans Monument (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Naugatuck.
More about this memorial. According to the Art Inventories Catalog at the Smithsonian American Museum, the sculptor of this memorial was Evelyn Beatrice Longman (1874-1954), assisted by Henry Bacon (1866-1924).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 1, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,073 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 1, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.