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Plainville World War I & II Monument

 
 
Plainville World War I & II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
1. Plainville World War I & II Monument
Inscription.
In Honor Of The Men And Women Of
1917 – 1918 The Town Of Plainville 1941 – 1950
Who Served In The Armed Forces During World War I & II
To The Eternal Memory Of Those
Who Gave The Last Full Measure Of Devotion & Sacrifice

World War I
* Barnes, Francis L. • * Bates, Arthur C. • * Brock, Monica S. • * Green, Joseph P. • * Mac Ildowie, James • * Madeley, Earl W. • * O'Hara, Arthur • * Roberts, Leon R. • * Saviano, Frank
World War II
* Bourgoin, Alphonse • * Casciello, Anthony D. • * Cassidy, William F. • * Clayton, John H. • * Cleveland, John H. • * Coolbeth, Dale • * Di Benedetto, Albert J. • * Dombrowski, Charles • * Fosgrau, Carl • * Fournier, Edward J. • * Gravlin, Zellwood • * Hittleman, Edward • * Hull, Arthur • * Hurlburt, Charles • * Kalish, Harvey M. • * La Point, Norman • * Linsley, Edward • * Manix, Gordon • * Margonelli, Nicholas J. • * Mc Kee, Albert • * Michaud, Raymond W. • * Nowack, John • * Perigrossi, Anthony • * Ritchie, Robert J. • * Ritchie, William H. • * Phelps, Franklin P. • * Robidoux, Armond J. • * Rowinski, Peter • * Sharr, John J. • * Trask, Robert • * Washburn, H. Stevenson • * Weeks, Charles • * Zommer, Anthony
Maritime Service
* Olson, Warren C. • * Riley, Edwin T.

Korean Service
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Plainville World War I & II Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 7, 2010
2. Plainville World War I & II Monument
In the background is the Plainville Civil War Monument
Eastwood, Arthur Thomas • * Genis, Thomas • * Provencher, Oscar J., Jr.

World War I
[ 189 names are listed ]

World War II
[ 1161 names are listed ]

 
Location. 41° 40.192′ N, 72° 52.024′ W. Marker is in Plainville, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Maple Street and Whiting Street, on the left when traveling west on Maple Street. Touch for map. Located in Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Plainville CT 06062, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Plainville Persian Gulf War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Plainville Korean War – Vietnam War Monument (a few steps from this marker); Plainville Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Olde East Street Burying Grounds (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Farmington Canal 1828-1848 (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Legend of Will Warren’s Den (approx. 2.7 miles away but has been reported missing); Come Ye To The Waters (approx. 3.1 miles away); 1985 Bicentennial Time Capsule (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plainville.
 
Categories. War, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,236 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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