Milford in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument
[ North Side ]
To the Memory of the Men
Who Risked Their Lives That
The Nation Might Live
[ South Side ]
George Van Horn Post
No. 39. G.A.R.
[ Battle names at the base of the soldier on top: ]
Gettysburg • Port Hudson • Fort Fisher • Appomattox
Erected 1888 by George Van Horn Post, GAR.
Location. 41° 13.257′ N, 73° 3.57′ W. Marker is in Milford, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (Connecticut Route 162) and Center Street, on the left when traveling north on Broad Street. Touch for map. Located on the Milford Green. Marker is in this post office area: Milford CT 06460, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Milford Memorial Flag Pole (within shouting distance of this marker); Milford Korea - Vietnam Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Milford Volunteer Fire Department (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Milford World War II Memorial (about Milford (about 600 feet away); Eells - Stow House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Landing Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Simon Lake's Explorer Submarine (approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milford.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2009, by Dave Pelland of Milford, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,205 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on January 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 20, 2009, by Dave Pelland of Milford, Connecticut. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 9, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.