Attleboro in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Major Thomas J. Deegan Memorial Bridge
Major Thomas J Deegan, United States Air Force, Born August 1, 1925 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, who, in the service of his country, sacrificed his life to spare the lives of others at Midwest City, Oklahoma on September 9, 1962,
Erected 1963 by City of Attleboro.
Location. 41° 57.124′ N, 71° 16.514′ W. Marker is in Attleboro, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is at the intersection of Starkey Ave and Kendall St on Starkey Ave. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Attleboro MA 02703, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Everett Southworth Horton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Memory of the Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial Common (approx. 0.6 miles away); Angell Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); Charles O. Fiske Square (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Mullaney Twins Memorial Parking Area L.G. Balfour Company WWII Marker (approx. ¾ mile away); Alfred Johnson and John B. Morin (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Attleboro.
Also see . . . Airman’s decades-old sacrifice at Tinker lives on as example to all. (Submitted on June 12, 2013, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts.)
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