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VFW Post 1684 Memorial

 
 
VFW Post 1684 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 15, 2010
1. VFW Post 1684 Memorial
Inscription.  
Erected 1964   By Post 1684
In Grateful Tribute
To The Living And The Dead Who Through
Their Valiant Effort And Supreme
Sacrifice Have Helped To Preserve
Us A Free Nation

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
 
Location. 41° 16.991′ N, 72° 57.294′ W. Marker is in West Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of 1st Avenue and Spring Street, on the right when traveling south. Located in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Haven CT 06516, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument (here, next to this marker); West Haven (approx. 0.8 miles away); SSg Thomas E. Vitagliano (approx. 0.8 miles away); Adjutant William Campbell (approx. 0.8 miles away); West Haven World War I Monument (approx. 0.8 miles away); Allingtown World War I Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); West Haven Revolutionary War Memorial
VFW Post 1684 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 15, 2010
2. VFW Post 1684 Memorial
Behind the memorial stone is the West Haven Soldiers and Sailors Monument
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(approx. 0.9 miles away); Soldiers' Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Haven.
 
More about this memorial. VFW Post 1684 is no longer active. The memorial stone was moved to the cemetery after the post closed some time in the 1980s
 
Additional keywords. Veterans
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 684 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.

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