Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Great Barrington in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

You Stand Free Because They Served

 
 
You Stand Free Because They Served Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
1. You Stand Free Because They Served Marker
Inscription.
You Stand Free
Because They Served
In everlasting memory and tribute to the men and women of Great Barrington who, in defense of their country and the human rights of mankind, served with honor and distinction in the armed forces of the United States of America World War I, World War II, Korean, Vietnam
May their devotion to duty remain an inspiring legacy to future generations.
 
Erected 1986 by the Citizens of Great Barrington.
 
Location. 42° 11.611′ N, 73° 21.799′ W. Marker is in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 7) and Castle Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Located in front of Great Barrington Town Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 334 Main Street, Great Barrington MA 01230, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Great Barrington Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); First Court House of Berkshire County (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Barrington World War I Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The Mahaiwe Theater
You Stand Free Because They Served Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 19, 2012
2. You Stand Free Because They Served Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); W.E. B. Du Bois Birthsite (approx. 0.2 miles away); W.E.B. Du Bois: Champion of Rivers Around the World (approx. mile away); The Niagara Movement (approx. mile away); William Stanley Overlook (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Great Barrington.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 465 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 28, 2012, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
Paid Advertisement