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Wilton Veterans Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, June 15, 2010
1. Wilton Veterans Memorial
Inscription.
Wilton Veterans Memorial
Honoring
Those who served
Revolutionary War   1775 – 1784
War of 1812   1812 – 1814
Mexican War   1846 – 1848
Civil War   1861 1865
Spanish – American War   1989 – 1902
World War I   1917 – 1918
World War II   1941 – 1946
Korean Conflict   1950 – 1955
Vietnam War   1964 – 1973
Dedicated Memorial Day 1988
by
The American Legion
James B. Whipple Post 86
and
Rotary Club of Wilton

 
Erected 1988 by The American Legion James B. Whipple Post 86 and the Rotary Club of Wilton.
 
Location. 41° 11.601′ N, 73° 25.912′ W. Marker is in Wilton, Connecticut, in Fairfield County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Ridgefield Road and Glen Side Road, on the left when traveling north on Old Ridgefield Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton CT 06897, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wilton Roll of Honor (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wilton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Captain Clapp Raymond
Wilton Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 15, 2010
2. Wilton Veterans Memorial
(approx. half a mile away); Hillside Cemetery World War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Major Samuel Comstock (approx. 0.7 miles away); Joseph Edward Turner, M.D. (approx. 0.7 miles away); Weston (approx. 2.8 miles away); Weston Vietnam War & Persian Gulf War Monument (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilton.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, US CivilWar, US RevolutionaryWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Wilton Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 15, 2010
3. Wilton Veterans Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,001 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 25, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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