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

Elm Street School Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
1. Elm Street School Veterans Memorial
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Inscription. [Marker Front]:
To The Memory
Of These Pupils of The
Elm Street School
Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice
For Their Country During
The World War
This Monument Is Dedicated

William F. Bresnahan
18th. Inf. 1st. Div,
Killed at Meuse – Argonne Oct. 4, 1918
Edward O’Brien
102nd. Inf. 26th Div.
Killed at Argonne Forest Oct. 21, 1918
Frederick W. Berggren
326th Inf. 86th Div.
Killed at Argonne Forest Oct. 15, 1918
Edward C. Lyons
1st Artillery 1st Div.
Killed at Chateau Thierry July 28, 1918

[Marker reverse]:
In memory of these pupils of this school who served their country and have since answered the last roll call
James Fitzgerald
John Sweeney
Harold Bailey
 
Location. 41° 19.966′ N, 73° 4.371′ W. Marker is in Ansonia, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Elm Street (Route 243) and Platt Street, on the right when traveling north on Elm Street. Touch for map. Located on the Ansonia Green. Marker is in this post office area: Ansonia CT 06401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Liberty Elm (here, next to this
Elm Street School Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
2. Elm Street School Veterans Memorial
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marker); Ansonia (a few steps from this marker); Birthplace of David Humphreys (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Derby (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ye Ancient Common (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ansonia Veterans Monument (approx. ¾ mile away); Charter Oak Seedling (approx. ¾ mile away); Ansonia Volunteer Firemen’s Monument (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ansonia.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Elm Street School Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 8, 2009
3. Elm Street School Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 776 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 15, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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