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Stratford World War II Memorial

 
 
Stratford World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
1. Stratford World War II Memorial
West face. The board to the left of the monument lists the names of donors inscribed on the bricks of the walk. The Civil War Monument is in the background.
Inscription.
World War II
1941 – 1945
[ Inside right cloumn ]
Dedicated to all the
Brave men and
women from the
town of stratford
Who served with
Honor in
World War II
[ Inside left cloumn ]
“I pray that our heavenly father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement and leave you only the cherished memory of the love lost and the solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the alter of freedom.” A. Lincoln

[ Names on the left colums, west side ]
Robert J. Kronus • Albert F. Pjura • John E. Campbell • William P. Breunig • Kenneth G. Dickerson • Howard J. Polizzo • Arthur W. Johnson • Stephen Novak • William K. Skelly • Thomas Wentworth • Robert A. Cushman • Joseph Eichonger • Donald S. Butler • John J. Lattanzi • Richard Zorn • William C. Hall • Albert Goglin • Paul A. York • Jerome Washington

[ Names on the right colums, west side ]
Rolf Bruer • William Hamilton • Charles I. Bristol • Roy B. Lewis • Joseph P. Stempel • Arthur Gallupe • Stanley H. Samuelson • Walter H.Dusch • William C. Schramm Leonard T. Connors • Raymond J. Kaza • Albert S. Cummings • Joseph V. Zemola • Richard V. Tiburzi • Emerson E. Doyle • Frank J. Ringarry • Robert J. Jacob • Anthony
Stratford World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
2. Stratford World War II Memorial
East face
J. Cravero • John L. Redman • Patrick J. Candelora

[ Names on the left colums, east side ]
Harold N. Wallace • Almon F. Clark • John V. May • Raymond T. Goldbach • William H. Crowell • Michael A. Pastir • Alfred K. Barker • John M. Gray • Richard S. Griswold • Frank M. Kollar • Barnum Weaver • Joseph J. Galla • Raymond T. O’Brien • Leslie C. Blakeslee • Frank M. Lapinski • Charles J. Sulik • Winston R. Dina • Robert P. Dunn • Stanley Wright, Jr. • Andrew J. Drabb

[ Names on the right colums, east side ]
Paul J. Carlson • Frank L. Sharon • Joseph A. Riviello • Thomas M. Muirhead • Richard L. Scott • Louis J. Cuda • Raymond E. Smith • Walter E. Hug • Stephen I. Paprocky • Robert Broadbent • Rudolph Hariskevich • John Chanda • Kenneth S. Sambrook • Paul J. Johnson • Frank Miklos • Raymond C. Roberge • Aubrey S. Howell • Donald A. Cowdery • John P. Barker • Anthony J. Donofri
 
Location. 41° 11.308′ N, 73° 7.738′ W. Marker is in Stratford, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is on Academy Hill 0.1 miles east of Main Street (Connecticut Route 113), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in the Stratford Veteran’s Memorial Walk of Honor, in the Academy Hill Historic District. Marker is in this post office area: Stratford CT 06615, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Stratford World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
3. Stratford World War II Memorial
Inscription on the right column.
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stratford Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford Disabled American Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford Korean War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford American Revolutionary War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Stratford Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Captain John Carpenter (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stratford.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Stratford World War II Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
4. Stratford World War II Memorial
Inscription on the left column.
Stratford Veteran’s Memorial Walk of Honor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, December 16, 2009
5. Stratford Veteran’s Memorial Walk of Honor Marker
May 2005
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 23, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,362 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 23, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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