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Charlestown in Sullivan County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Charlestown War Memorial

 
 
Charlestown War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 20, 2013
1. Charlestown War Memorial Marker
Inscription.  
Given in memory to those who gave
their lives and those who served in
defense of freedom and democracy in
Vietnam - Lebanon - Granada
Panama - Persian Gulf

* David E Gardner
Vietnam

* Todd C Ritch
Persian Gulf

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, ColdWar, Vietnam.
 
Location. 43° 14.104′ N, 72° 25.471′ W. Marker is in Charlestown, New Hampshire, in Sullivan County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (Route 12) and Depot Road, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlestown NH 03603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charlestown World War II and Korean Conflict Memorial (here, next to this marker); Charlestown Civil War and World War Memorial (here, next to this marker); General John Stark's Expedition to Bennington (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); This Boulder from the Hill-Side (about 600 feet away); Captain Phineas Stevens
Charlestown War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, June 20, 2013
2. Charlestown War Memorial Marker
(about 700 feet away); Liberty Tree Memorial (about 700 feet away); Fort at No. 4 (about 700 feet away); Charlestown, New Hampshire (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlestown.
 
Regarding Charlestown War Memorial. The marker misspells "Grenada" as "Granada". Grenada is a Caribbean island nation, invaded by the United States on October 25-29, 1983 in order to remove a Communist military regime.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 461 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2013, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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