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

Veteran's Monument

 
 
Veteran's Monument image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2012
1. Veteran's Monument
Inscription.  
North Side

For God and Country
Post 182
1985

West Side

World War II
1941-1946
Gladwin E Allshouse • Russell F. Cable • Richard J. Creighton, Jr. • Edward P Dombkowski • Ernest D. Evleth • Clifford C. Ferriss, Jr. • John C. Kupruck • Alexander. C. Macintosh • John K. Miller • Glenn Shattuck • Edward J. Stulpin

East Side

Korea
1950-1954
"By the Grace of God they were spared"

South Side

Vietnam
1964-1975
Robert E. Bridges • James A. Burns • Thomas A. Fritzer, Jr. • Michael Gidvilas • John W. Manning • Michael S. Nyman • John S. Taylor

Left flagpole plaque
Dedicated to those who served
Inscribed with the names of local veterans of World War II

Right flagpole plaque
Dedicated to those who served
Inscribed with the names of local veterans of the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War
 
Erected 1985 by American Legion Post 182.
 
Topics. This memorial monument is listed in these topic lists: Military
Korea image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2012
2. Korea
Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 41° 57.183′ N, 72° 47.333′ W. Marker is in Granby, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Memorial is at the intersection of Salmon Brook Road (U.S. 202) and Hartford Avenue (State Route 189), on the right when traveling north on Salmon Brook Road. Monument is located in a small park on the north side of the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Granby CT 06035, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Granby Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Original First Congregational Church Meetinghouse (about 700 feet away); Granby Veterans Wall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Granby (approx. half a mile away); Lost Acres Fire Dept. (approx. half a mile away); Lake Basile (approx. 2½ miles away); Farmington Canal 1828-1848 (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Granby.
 
Vietnam image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2012
3. Vietnam
World War II image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2012
4. World War II
For God and Country image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2012
5. For God and Country
Left of flagpole image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2012
6. Left of flagpole
World War II
Right of flagpole image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2012
7. Right of flagpole
Korean Conflict & Vietnam War
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 7, 2012, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 7, 2012, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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