Plainville in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Plainville World War I & II Monument
1917 – 1918 The Town Of Plainville 1941 – 1950
Who Served In The Armed Forces During World War I & II
To The Eternal Memory Of Those
Who Gave The Last Full Measure Of Devotion & Sacrifice
World War I
* Olson, Warren C. • * Riley, Edwin T.
* Eastwood, Arthur Thomas • * Genis, Thomas • * Provencher, Oscar J., Jr.
[ 189 names are listed ]
World War II
[ 1161 names are listed ]
Location. 41° 40.192′ N, 72° 52.024′ W. Marker is in Plainville, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Maple Street and Whiting Street, on the left when traveling west on Maple Street. Located in Veterans Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plainville CT 06062, 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. Plainville Persian Gulf War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Plainville Korean War – Vietnam War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Plainville Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Olde East Street Burying Grounds (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Farmington Canal 1828-1848 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Come Ye To The Waters (approx. 3.1 miles away); 1985 Bicentennial Time Capsule (approx. 3.3 miles away); Bristol Persian Gulf War Monument (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plainville.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: War, World I • War, World II
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,415 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.