Brewster in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Brewster Veterans Memorial
Brewster / Southeast
Who Served in the Armed Forces
Of the United States of America
During Time of Conflict
September 30, 2007
Designed by John Degnan and John Folchetti
Denis Castelli – Chairman
With Special Thanks To
Pat Bonanno, The first to donate
Tony Hay for his dedication to veterans
and the students of
Garden Street Elementary School, School Year 2003 – 04
Who showed us the way to raise funds.
Panel # 1
Brewster / Southeast Honor Roll
The willingness with which our young people are likely to serve in any war, no matter how justified, shall be directly proportional as to how they perceive the veterans of earlier wars were treated and appreciated by their nation.
– George Washington
This list includes individuals sworn into service
Panel # 2
2001 War on Terrorism [ 19 names ]
1992 – 1999 Somalia, Haiti, Bosnia & Kosovo [ 6 names ]
1989 Persian Gulf War [ 38 names ]
1982 – 1989 Lebanon, Grenada & Panama [ 6 names ]
1962 The Vietnam War [ 100 names ]
1950 The Korean War [ 88 names ]
1941 World War II [ 22 names ]
Panel # 3
World War II (continued) [ 274 names ]
Panel # 4
World War II (continued) [ 222 names ]
1917 World War I [ 115 names ]
Panel # 5
World War I (continued) [ 48 names ]
1898 Spanish - American War [ 10 names ]
1861 The Civil War [ 243 names ]
1846 Mexican – American War [ 1 name ]
The War of 1812 [ 7 names ]
Panel # 6
The War of 1812 (continued) [ 39 names ]
1775 The American Revolution [ 282 names ]
Location. 41° 23.661′ N, 73° 37.032′ W. Marker is in Brewster, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 6) 0.1 miles west of Wilkes Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brewster NY 10509, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brewster Soldiers Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Borden Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Drewsclift Cemetery (approx. 1½ miles away); Birthplace of Darius M. Couch (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hopkins Corners (approx. 2.4 miles away); Old Southeast Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away); Gilead Cemetery (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Gilead Cemetery (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brewster.
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