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Willington in Tolland County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Town of Willington, Connecticut

World War I Memorial

 
 
Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, February 22, 2017
1. Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker
Inscription.
This monument
is erected by the citizens
of the
Town of Willington, Connecticut
in sacred memory and appreciation
of those brave men who went forth
in response to the call of our
country to fight for its freedom
and peace.
May 30, 1921
We remember them, their courage and their God

 
Location. 41° 52.545′ N, 72° 15.825′ W. Marker is in Willington, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is on Jared Sparks Road 0.1 miles north of Tolland Turnpike (Route 74), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Willington CT 06279, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This Edifice (within shouting distance of this marker); Willington (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Willington (approx. 2.4 miles away); Constitution Oak (approx. 7.2 miles away); Ashford (approx. 7.3 miles away); Captain Nathan Hale Monument (approx. 7.8 miles away); Mansfield (approx. 8.2 miles away); a different marker also named Constitution Oak (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Willington.
 
Also see . . .  Town of Willington, Connecticut
Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan M. Perrie, February 22, 2017
2. Town of Willington, Connecticut Marker
This marker is located on the Town Green
next to Jared Sparks Road.
. (Submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 74 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 14, 2017, by Alan M. Perrie of Unionville, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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