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East Canaan in Litchfield County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

East Canaan Veterans Monument

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
1. East Canaan Veterans Monument
north side
Inscription.
[ north side ]
This Memorial
Was Erected By The
Citizens & Friends
of
East Canaan Conn
1928

[ west side ]
In Memory Of
Those Who Answered
Their Country's Call
1917 – 1918

[ east side ]
In Memory Of
Those Who Defended
Their Country
1776 – 1812
1865 - 1898

 
Erected 1928 by Citizens & Friends of East Canaan, Conn.
 
Location. 42° 0.809′ N, 73° 17.047′ W. Marker is in East Canaan, Connecticut, in Litchfield County. Marker is at the intersection of East Canaan Road (U.S. 44) and Lower Road, on the right when traveling east on East Canaan Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Canaan CT 06024, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Samuel Forbes (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tuyere Arch (approx. half a mile away); Birth of an Industry (approx. half a mile away); Salamander (approx. half a mile away); What Is This Place? (approx.
East Canaan Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
2. East Canaan Veterans Monument
west side
half a mile away); Casting Arch & Furnace Hearth (approx. half a mile away); North Canaan (approx. 2.3 miles away); North Canaan Korean - World War II – Vietnam Veterans Monument (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Canaan.
 
Categories. War of 1812War, Spanish-AmericanWar, US RevolutionaryWar, World I
 
East Canaan Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
3. East Canaan Veterans Monument
east side
East Canaan Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
4. East Canaan Veterans Monument
north side
East Canaan Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
5. East Canaan Veterans Monument
east side
East Canaan Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
6. East Canaan Veterans Monument
west side
East Canaan Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, April 15, 2011
7. East Canaan Veterans Monument
In the background is the North Canaan Congregational Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 539 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on April 20, 2011, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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