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Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge

 
 
Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 21, 2010
1. Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker
marker on the south side
Inscription.
[ south side of bridge ]
In Memoriam
Remember Pearl Harbor
Keep America Alert!
To Those
Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice
During The Attack On Pearl Harbor
07:55 AM, 7 December 1941
Dedicated By
The Leopoldville Memorial Association
And The Waterbury Veterans
Memorial Committee On December 7, 1998
[ emblem on the plaque ]
Pearl Harbor Survivors Association

[ north side of bridge ]
Connecticut Men Killed At
Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941
Allen, Eric   Lt. (JG)   USN   USS Enterprise   Darien • Carlson, Henry Ludwig   SK3C   USN   Arizona   Norwich • Gosselin, Edward W.   Ens   USNR   Arizona   Hamden • Horan, Vincent M.   Cpl   AAF   Wheeler Field   Stamford • Lanquette, Henry John   Cox   USN   Arizona   Wallingford • Lunita, John Kallervo   SIC   USN   Nevada   Colinsville • O'Neil, W.T. Jr.   Ens   USN   Arizona   Glenbrook • Orzech, Stanislaus Joseph   S2C   USN   Arizona   Meriden • Patterson, Richard Jr.   Sf3C   USN   Arizona   Berlin • Povesko, George   S1C   USN   Arizona   Bridgeport • Quarto, Mike George   S1C   USN   Arizona   Norwich • Reeves, Thomas James   CRE   USN   California   Thomaston • Seeley, William Eugene   S1C   USN   Arizona   New London • Smith, George   Pvt
Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 21, 2010
2. Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker
marker on the north side
  AAF   Hickam Field   New Haven • Sterling, Gordon H. Jr.   2nd Lt   AAF   Wheeler Field   Hartford • Wegrzyn, Felix S.   Pvt   AAF   Hickam Field   Bridgeport • Whitehead, Ulmont Irving Jr.   Ens   USN   Arizona   Hartford
[ emblem on the plaque ]
Pearl Harbor Survivors Association

 
Erected 1998 by The Leopoldville Memorial Association and the Waterbury Veterans Memorial Committee.
 
Location. 41° 33.186′ N, 73° 3.14′ W. Marker is in Waterbury, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Freight Street aka Veterans Memorial Boulevard and Riverside Street, on the right when traveling west on Freight Street aka Veterans Memorial Boulevard. Touch for map. Located on the walls of the Freight Street bridge over the Naugatuck River. Marker is in this post office area: Waterbury CT 06702, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dedicated to the Memory of the Unknown Dead (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Lyman Chatfield (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Cemetery on Burying Ground Hill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Reverend Michael Joseph McGivney (approx. 0.3 miles away); Revolutionary War Tercentennial Memorial
Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 21, 2010
3. Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker
south side of bridge
(approx. 0.3 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Great War For Democracy Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); They Did Not Come Home (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterbury.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 21, 2010
4. Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge Marker
north side of bridge
Sign at the East End of the Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 21, 2010
5. Sign at the East End of the Bridge
Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge
2403
( 2403 is the number killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor )
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,737 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 22, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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