Glastonbury in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Glastonbury Soldiers Monument
Capt. Frederick M. Barber
And the Soldiers of Glastonbury
Who Gave Their Lives for Their Country.
By Mercy Turner Barber.
1861 Civil War 1865
More enduring than this monument will be the memory of their loyal, patriotic devotion to their country. This granite shaft in time will crumble to dust, but the memory of their heroic deeds, the noble sacrifice of their lives will live in memory’s realm ‘till time shall be no more.
Erected 1918 by Mercy Turner Barber.
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 41° 42.064′ N, 72° 36.341′ W. Marker is in Glastonbury, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Memorial is at the intersection of Hubbard Street and Green Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling west on Hubbard Street. Located in Green Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Glastonbury CT 06033, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Lee Levitow (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury Revolutionary War Monument Glastonbury Vietnam Conflict Memorial (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury World War I Monument (here, next to this marker); Glastonbury War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); First Meeting House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Glastonbury War II Monument (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glastonbury.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 17, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 17, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 257 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 17, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.