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Niantic in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

East Lyme Veterans Memorial

 
 
East Lyme Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2010
1. East Lyme Veterans Memorial
left panel
Inscription.
[ left panel ]
East Lyme
Vietnam
God Bless These Men
Who Could Give No More
* John M. Bath
* Donald K. Walsh
May We Always Remember
- Never Forget –
These Courageous Men From
Our Town Who Fought For
Right When So Much Was Not

[ center panel ]
Veterans
Korea
For Our Brave Men
Who
Could Not Come Home
* Roscoe E. Perry
We Honor The Gallant Men
Of This Town Who Answered
The Call Of Our Great Nation

[ right panel ]
Memorial
World War II
A Lasting Memorial
To These Men
We Loved And Lost
* Francis Dolinsky
* William M. Hill
* William Jezierski
* Walter A. Kari
* George Locarno
* Kenneth E. Meloney II
* Charles Miller
* Richard H. Rowley
* Howard W. Simoncini
* Marvin Tinker

To All Our Veterans Who So Bravely Fought
When This Country Was In Need

 
Location. 41° 19.419′ N, 72° 11.526′ W. Marker is in Niantic, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Connecticut Route 156) and Pennsylvania Avenue (Connecticut Route 161), on the left when traveling east on
East Lyme Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2010
2. East Lyme Veterans Memorial
center panel
Main Street. Touch for map. Located on the Niantic Green. Marker is in this post office area: Niantic CT 06357, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Lyme Honor Roll (here, next to this marker); East Lyme (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bride Brooke (approx. 2.7 miles away); Waterford (approx. 3.3 miles away); Monte Cristo Cottage (approx. 5 miles away); Colombo (approx. 5.1 miles away); New London War Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Nathan Hale (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niantic.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
East Lyme Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2010
3. East Lyme Veterans Memorial
right panel
East Lyme Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2010
4. East Lyme Veterans Memorial
The East Lyme Honor Roll is to the right of the monument
Small Plaque on the Back of the Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2010
5. Small Plaque on the Back of the Monument
Presented By
The East Lyme
Veterans Council
May 31, 1999
To
Donald P. Cone
Matthew C. Faircloth
For Their Dedicated Service
To The Veterans Of
The Town Of East Lyme.
Small Plaque on the Back of the Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2010
6. Small Plaque on the Back of the Monument
Presented By
The East Lyme
Veterans Council
May 27, 2001
To
Norris R. Ferguson
And
William J. Cavanaugh, Jr.
For Their Dedicated
Service To The Veterans
Of The
Town Of East Lyme
Small Plaque on the Back of the Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, June 22, 2010
7. Small Plaque on the Back of the Monument
Presented By
The East Lyme
Veterans Council
Nov. 11, 2008
To
Maxwell Wyeth Ii
And
George O. Jones
For Their Dedicated
Service To The Veterans
Of The
Town Of East Lyme
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 938 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 27, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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