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Wolcott in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Kenea Soldiers Monument

 
 
Kenea Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 10, 2009
1. Kenea Soldiers Monument
Inscription.
Presented to
The Town of Wolcott
by
Leverett Dwight Kenea
In Memory of the Soldiers
Who Fought In
The War of the Revolution
The War of 1812
and
The Civil War
A.D. 1916

 
Erected 1916.
 
Location. 41° 36.075′ N, 72° 58.499′ W. Marker is in Wolcott, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (Connecticut Route 322) and Kenea Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Center Street. Touch for map. Located in front of Wolcott Town Hall in Kenea Park. Marker is in this post office area: Wolcott CT 06716, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wolcott Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Wolcott’s Pride (a few steps from this marker); Greystone Falls (approx. 3.3 miles away); Rochambeau (approx. 3.5 miles away); Forever Honored Forever Mourned (approx. 3.5 miles away); Memorial To Two French Soldiers (approx. 3.9 miles away); Waterville Veterans (approx. 4 miles away); The Navy Cross (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wolcott.
 
Also see . . .  Kenea Soldiers Memorial. Entry explaining the
Kenea Soldiers Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 10, 2009
2. Kenea Soldiers Monument
background, history, and symbolism of the memorial. (Submitted on September 14, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War of 1812War, US CivilWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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