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

Somers Veterans Memorial

 
 
Somers Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
1. Somers Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
In Memory Of
Those Who Served In The
Defense And Protection
of
Their Country
“They served in war that peace might reign.
Let justice and truth that peace maintain.”
( plaques at the base )
Oliver Chapin
Pvt Conn Militia
Revolutionary War
1758     1840

Eleazer Jones
Lt Conn Militia
Revolutionary War
1723     1778

Jonathan Clark
Pvt Conn Line
Revolutionary War
1763     1841

 
Location. 41° 59.128′ N, 72° 26.735′ W. Marker is in Somers, Connecticut, in Tolland County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Battle Street (Connecticut Route 190), on the left when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Located next to Somers Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 Main Street, Somers CT 06071, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Somers (here, next to this marker); Descendant of the Original Charter Oak (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Somers Memorial Honor Roll (about 600 feet away); Somers and Somersville Veterans Memorial
Somers Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
2. Somers Veterans Memorial
( plaques at the base )
(approx. 2 miles away); Scitico Roll of Honor (approx. 3˝ miles away); The Hazardville Institute (approx. 4.8 miles away); Hazardville Veterans Monument (approx. 5.1 miles away); SFC Lawrence A. Dufraine (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Somers.
 
Categories. Military
 
Somers Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
3. Somers Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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