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

Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
1. Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century
( left monument )
Inscription.
( left monument )
Dedicated to the Memory of All the Veterans from Stafford Who So Gallantly Served Their Country During the Conflicts of the 20th Century
World War I 04-06-1917 — 11-11-1918
( 259 names are listed )
World War II 12-07-1941 — 12-31-1946
( 420 names are listed )
( right monument )
Here We Honor Their Devotion to Duty and to the Sacrifices They Made to Preserve Peace, Liberty, and Freedom Here and Throughout the World
World War II — continued —
( 266 names are listed )
Korean War 06-25-1950 — 01-31-1955
( 99 names are listed )
Vietnam War 02-28-1961 — 05-07-1975
( 182 names are listed )
Special Operations
Lebanon/Grenada 08-24-1982 — 07-31-1984
Panama 12-20-1989 — 01-31-1990
Persian Gulf War 08-02-990 — 12-31-1999
( 24 names are listed )
( phase III monument )
Here we honor the Veterans of the 20th century who came from many areas of our great nation to make Stafford their home and for the contributions they made to our community.
Stafford Wall of Honor Phase III
( 160 names are listed )

 
Erected
Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
2. Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century
( right monument )
2005.
 
Location. 41° 57.637′ N, 72° 18.839′ W. Marker is in Stafford Springs, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Main Street (Connecticut Route 32) and West Street, on the right when traveling north on W. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stafford Springs CT 06076, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stafford Wall of Honor 20th Century (here, next to this marker); Attilio R. “Pop” Frassinelli (approx. 0.7 miles away); Stafford Soldiers Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Stafford (approx. mile away); This Edifice (approx. 6.4 miles away); Town of Willington, Connecticut (approx. 6.4 miles away); Willington (approx. 6.4 miles away); Tolland Founders Monument (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stafford Springs.
 
Categories. Military
 
Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
3. Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century
( phase III monument )
Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
4. Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century
In the center is the Stafford Wall of Honor 20th Century monument.
Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
5. Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century
A 57mm cannon from WWII stands next to the monuments. The Stafford Wall of Honor Phase III monument is in front of the cannon.
Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 21, 2017
6. Stafford Monument of Honor 20th Century
Dedication Plaque and Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 27, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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