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1st Sgt. Henry J. Szczesny

 
 
Henry J. Szczesny Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 29, 2011
1. Henry J. Szczesny Marker
Inscription.
This Structure Named
In Honor Of
1st Sgt. Henry J. Szczesny
A Member Of Co. I 169th Inf.
Inducted Into Federal Service
Feb. 1941. Killed In Action
Jan. 22, 1945 Luzon Philipine Islands
Dedicated Nov 10, 1974

 
Erected 1974.
 
Location. 41° 40.058′ N, 72° 46.818′ W. Marker is in New Britain, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Bank Street and Columbus Boulevard, on the right when traveling east on Bank Street. Touch for map. Located at the entrance to the New Britain Municipal Parking Garage. Marker is in this post office area: New Britain CT 06051, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leo A. Milewski Park (within shouting distance of this marker); New Britain Soldiers' Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Britain (about 500 feet away); New Britain Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Burritt Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Walnut Hill Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Frederick Law Olmstead (approx. 0.3 miles away); Seth E. Case (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Britain.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
The New Britain Municipal Parking Garage image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 29, 2011
2. The New Britain Municipal Parking Garage
The marker is at the left of the entrance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 5, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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