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Brewster Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
1. Brewster Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to All From
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
Committee
Denis Castelli – Chairman
Thomas Acerno Todd Atkinson Amy Campanaro Michael Cesare Margaret Fowler Louis Gasparini Jack Gress Arthur Hanley Michael Santos Greg Wunner
Brewster – Carmel Garden Club
Unilock, Inc.
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 through July 2, 2007

Panel # 2
2001 War on Terrorism [ 19 names ]
1992 – 1999 Somalia, Haiti, Bosnia & Kosovo [ 6 names ]
1989 Persian
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2. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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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.
 
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
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
3. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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(approx. 1.5 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.
 
Additional keywords. Veterans
 
Categories. Military
 
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
4. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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5. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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6. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
7. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
8. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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9. Brewster Veterans Memorial
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By Michael Herrick, November 10, 2009
10. Brewster Veterans Memorial Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 9, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 875 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on December 9, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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