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East Windsor Veterans Memorial

 
 
East Windsor Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
1. East Windsor Veterans Memorial
The original marker of the memorial
Inscription.
In Tribute to Those Men and Women of This Community Who Nobly Answered Their Country’s Call by Patriotic Service In All Her Wars Beginning With The Founding of The American Colonies.

Dedicated May 30, 1938 by Barry - Poulter Post No 40 American Legion and a Grateful Citizenry.
 
Erected 1938.
 
Location. 41° 55.749′ N, 72° 37.113′ W. Marker is in East Windsor, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Bridge Street (Connecticut Route 140) and Main Street (Connecticut Route 510), on the left when traveling west on Bridge Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Windsor CT 06088, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Windsor Locks (approx. half a mile away); Windsor Locks Korean Conflict Monument (approx. half a mile away); Windsor Locks World War I and II Monument (approx. half a mile away); Windsor Locks Vietnam War Monument (approx. half a mile away); Soldiers Memorial Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); East Windsor (approx. 2.8 miles away); Site of Constitutional Oak (approx. 2.9 miles away); Birthplace of Oliver Ellsworth (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Windsor.
 
Categories. Military
 
Revolutionary War image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
2. Revolutionary War
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during the Revolutionary War

Every post is honorable in which a man can serve his country - George Washington

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Samuel Charlton · Thomas Drake · Hecaliah Foster · Samuel Grant · Noah Phelps · Timothy Watson

War of 1812 · Mexican-American · Spanish-American Wars image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
3. War of 1812 · Mexican-American · Spanish-American Wars
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during the War of 1812 Mexican-American and Spanish-American Wars

A well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained in arms, is the best most natural defense of a free country. – James Madison

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Samuel Beckett (Mexican-American War)
Civil War image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
4. Civil War
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during the Civil War

A nation that does not honor its heroes will not long endure – Abraham Lincoln

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Henry H. Adams · John W. Allen · Solomon H. Allen · Theodore Anderson · Charles Bancroft · James Barrett · Carlos F. Bissell · Henry B. Bristol · Leander Chapin · William Cotter · George M. Davenport · William Duff · Havilah I. Ellsworth · Horace S. Fish · Clint Fleming · Elliott Fleming · Daniel G. Gibsob · Emil Hisserich · Patrick Keegan · Charles C. King · Orton L. Lord · John Maher · Michael Mooney · James M. Moore · Elijah Munsell · Charles W. Pease · John Pfiefer · Halsey F.D. Phelps · Franklin S. Prior · Richard A. Putnam · Rodney H. Rice · Charles L. Robinson · Charles E. Smith · Christian Steinmetz · Conrad Tschumme Jr. · Robert O. Williams · Elijah Ward · Thomas M. Ward · William D. Warriner
World War I image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
5. World War I
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during World War I

We honor those ordinary people who have done something extraordinary so that we may all enjoy the freedom we treasure today. – Woodrow Wilson

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Robert W. Bancroft · Patrick Barry · Joseph Demikat · Henry T. Goldstone · Irvon E. McCauley · Louis E. Otto · James Poulter Jr. · John W. Ryan
World War II image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
6. World War II
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during World War II

December 7, 1941 A date that will live in infamy – Frankin D. Roosevelt

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Kenneth E. August · Francis M. Darby · Collins P. Davis · Andrew A. Gerulaitus · Robert H. Hensel · Willis W. Hill · William F. Kalinauski · George P. Neelans · Foster S. Pease · James F. Perkins · Francis H. Potwine · Stanley A. Rustusky · Alexander Skukowski · William G. Tamashaitis · Wallace D. White · Francis Wlodkowski · Anthony J. Woronecki · John A. Wysocki · Werner G. Zeuschner
Korean War image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
7. Korean War
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during the Korean War

Our debt to heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid – Harry S. Truman

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Daniel E. Daley · Arlton C. Hull · Charles W. Woolam
Vietnam War image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
8. Vietnam War
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during the Vietnam War

In serving God and cy, they have sought not glory for themselves, but peace and freedom for us all. – Richard Nixon

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Bernard L. Pierce

Global War On Terror image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
9. Global War On Terror
Hereby dedicated to all Veterans past and present from the villages of the town of East Windsor for their dedicated and selfless service to a grateful nation especially during the global war on terror

We will always be grateful that liberty has found such brave defenders – George W. Bush

Special recognition and honor is given to these local Veterans listed below who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Never Forget image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
10. Never Forget
Never Forget
Those service members who have been, are, or will be prisoners of war.
POW★MIA
You Are Not Forgotten
Those thousands of service members who are missing in action.
Never Forget
East Windsor Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 5, 2018
11. East Windsor Veterans Memorial
Joseph E. Tracy
Veterans Memorial Green

No person was ever honored for what he received
Honor has been the reward for what he gave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 76 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11. submitted on March 3, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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