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Plainfield in Windham County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Plainfield World War II Monument

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
1. Plainfield World War II Monument
Inscription.  
They Gave
Their Lives
That Freedom
Shall Prevail
Wilfred Allard Aime G. Bernier John R. Bernier Deziel Chabot Joseph Dufrense Marie A. Fournier Robert L. Hopkins Joseph Jaskot Emile Labreque Walter P. Lathrop Arthur Mainvlle William L. Mercier Joseph E.H. Metivier Arthur N. Normandie Frank Tules Ernest W. Vincent
World War II
1941 — 1945

Erected by the Village of Plainfield
In Tribute to Those Who Served Their Country
( approximately 400 names are listed on the two bronze plaques )

 
Location. 41° 40.691′ N, 71° 55.048′ W. Marker is in Plainfield, Connecticut, in Windham County. Marker is at the intersection of Babcock Avenue and Community Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Babcock Avenue. Located in Plainfield Vets Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plainfield CT 06374, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Plainfield Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Plainfield Veterans Memorial (here,
Plainfield World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
2. Plainfield World War II Monument
( left plaque )
next to this marker); St. John s Parish World War I Monument (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Canterbury (approx. 3.1 miles away); First Congregational Church Parsonage (approx. 3.1 miles away); Prudence Crandall School (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rochambeau Encampment (approx. 3.8 miles away); Canterbury Veterans Monuments (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plainfield.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Plainfield World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
3. Plainfield World War II Monument
Veterans Memorial Committee
Plainfield World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
4. Plainfield World War II Monument
( right plaque )
Plainfield World War II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
5. Plainfield World War II Monument
( additional names )
Monuments in Plainfield Vets Park image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 4, 2019
6. Monuments in Plainfield Vets Park
An M3 Stuart Light Tank stands near the Monuments
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 9, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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