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Bristol in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
1. Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument
Inscription.  
[ front ]
In Memory Of
Those Who Made The
Supreme Sacrifice

[ back ]
Made The Supreme Sacrifice
Pelletier, Lawrence Joseph • Wade, Melvin A. • Levesque, Roland Philip • Thibeault, Gilbert • Jacob, Robert Michael • Nestico, Philip Frank • Ryder, Aldo Eugene • Emond, David Bruce • Canfield, Matthew Ma, Jr. • Ouellette, David Dennis • Dubiel, Peter Philip • Paparello, Joseph J. • Gaidis, Alfred James • Christiansen, Edward J. • Blanchard, Thomas J. • Beveridge, Douglas J. • Johnson, Eugene R.
 
Erected 1973.
 
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in this topic list: War, Vietnam.
 
Location. 41° 40.146′ N, 72° 55.911′ W. Marker is in Bristol, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is on Memorial Boulevard 0.2 miles east of East Street, on the right when traveling east. Located in Memorial Boulevard Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bristol CT 06010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bristol Korean War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker);
Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
2. Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument
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Veterans Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristol World War II - Korean War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristol World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The History of Memorial Boulevard (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hiker (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristol Revolutionary War Plaque (within shouting distance of this marker); Bristol Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bristol.
 
More about this monument. Vietnam Monument - Dedicated Memorial Day 1973. Fundraising efforts were arranged by a group of Bristol Vietnam Veterans charted under the name of Don Xin ''73. The names of 17 Bristol soldiers who died in Vietnam are inscribed on the granite monument. - John (Jack) Denehy, Memorial Military Museum Inc.
 
Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
3. Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument
Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
4. Bristol Vietnam Conflict Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 931 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 23, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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