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Thomaston Soldiers Memorial

 
 
Thomaston Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
1. Thomaston Soldiers Memorial
Inscription.
Erected 1902
Erected By
C.L. Russell Post, No. 68,
G.A.R.
And Citizens,
In Commemoration Of The
Soldiers Who Served In
The Civil War

[ battle names inscribed on the column ]
Cold Harbor • Gettysburg • Cedar Creek • Appomattox
 
Erected 1902 by C.L. Russell Post No. 68 G.A.R.
 
Location. 41° 40.438′ N, 73° 4.365′ W. Marker is in Thomaston, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Park Street, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Located in Kenea Park. Marker is in this post office area: Thomaston CT 06787, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomaston Veterans Monument (a few steps from this marker); Thomaston World War I Monument (a few steps from this marker); Thomaston’s Three Tower Clocks (within shouting distance of this marker); Fr. Michael J. McGivney (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomaston (about 700 feet away); Thomaston World War I Memorial (approx.
Thomaston Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
2. Thomaston Soldiers Memorial
Behind the Soldiers Monument is the Thomaston WW II, Korean War, and Vietnam War Veterans Monument.
0.3 miles away); Hillside Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Thomaston Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Thomaston.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Thomaston Soldiers Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, February 22, 2010
3. Thomaston Soldiers Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 880 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 3, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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