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

Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower

 
 
Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
1. Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower
Inscription.
( inscribed on the four arched panels on the center column )
City of Rockville Town of Vernon
War Veterans Army Justice
War Veterans Navy Freedom
War Veterans Marine Corps Democracy

 
Erected 1939.
 
Location. 41° 51.792′ N, 72° 26.656′ W. Marker is in Vernon, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is on Tower Road near Summit Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vernon Rockville CT 06066, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fitch Mill, Belding Silk Mills & Dart's Stone Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cogswell Memorial Fountain (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vernon Korean War Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vernon Veterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vernon Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vernon (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ellington Wall of Honor (approx. 3 miles away); Ellington Remembers (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vernon.
 
Also see . . .  The Tower on Fox Hill on Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 24, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Military
 
Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
2. Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower
City of Rockville Town of Vernon
Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
3. Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower
War Veterans Army Justice
Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
4. Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower
War Veterans Navy Freedom
Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
5. Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower
War Veterans Marine Corps Democracy
Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
6. Fox Hill Tower - War Memorial Tower
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 24, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 24, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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