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In Memory of Sgt. Albert Elson

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
1. In Memory of Sgt. Albert Elson Marker
Inscription.  
In Memory Of
Sgt. Albert Elson
U.S.M.C.
Who Died On Okinawa
In The Service Of His Country
On April 17, 1945
This Memorial Erected
By His Friends and Associates

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World II. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1905.
 
Location. 42° 0.423′ N, 72° 58.27′ W. Marker is in West Hartland, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (Connecticut Route 20) and West Street, on the right when traveling south on Center Street. Located in front of the Second Congregational Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 196 Center Street, West Hartland CT 06091, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hartland (approx. 3.4 miles away); Lambert Hitchcock (approx. 3.9 miles away); Riverton (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Riverton (approx. 3.9 miles away); In Honor of Lambert Hitchcock (approx. 4 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps Fire Ponds
In Memory of Sgt. Albert Elson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 8, 2010
2. In Memory of Sgt. Albert Elson Marker
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(approx. 4.1 miles away); Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village Charcoal Kilns (approx. 4.8 miles away); Barkhamsted Lighthouse Village Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 788 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.

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