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Haddam Veterans Monument

 
 
Haddam Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
1. Haddam Veterans Monument
Inscription.
( south face )
In Honor
Of The Men From Haddam
Who Served In The World War
And In Memory Of Those Who
Made The Supreme Sacrifice
Gustaf A. Andeen • Carl H. Anderson • Robert Anderson • Walter F. Bailey • John Bard • Joseph Behan • Gunner Bloomquist • William D. Brainard • Cephas Brainard • Joseph E. Brenner • Matthew J. Brundage • Raymond C. Burr • William E. Burr • Clifton E. Butler • Fred E. Butler • Carl Carlson • Gustaf A. Carlson • Leonard C. • H. Gordon Chasseaud • Charles H. Church • Cleveland C. Clark • Irving C. Clark • J. Edward Cody • George S. Cross • Arthur E. Dickinson • George J. Dziato • Ralph W. Ely • David A. Flood • James L. • Fred W. Frederickson • William Arnold Gesner • Lafayette Gladwin • Patrick Goggin • Wesley R. Graves • Louis Hajek • Randolph L. Hayden • Arthur Hennessy • George Jagewski • Walter K. Jenks • Edward A. Johnson • * Hilmer O. Johnson • Robert J. Johnson • Swain A. Johnson • Frank S. Kelsey • Joseph G. Kitchell Jr. • Joseph G. Kitchell Sr. • Frank Krivanec • Cleveland LeMontangus • Carl O. Lindquist • Leonard J. Loewe • Erland A. Lundgren • Guiseppe Mattarolo • Louis Milanese • Harry J. Millard • Godfrey Modehn • Joseph Nagovsky • Harry S. Nilsen • Otto Nilson • Leroy Noble • Joseph Novotny • Oscar E. Nyman • William E. O’Connor • John J. Octavec
World War I Veterans image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
2. World War I Veterans
( south plaque )
• Albert E. Olson • * Hezekiah S. Porter • Philip W. Porter • Clifford N. Raymond • Vernon B. Rich • John Jacob Roth • Maurice Roth • Israel Samuelwitz • Carl G. H. Sandin • Gustave T. Sandin • Eric V. Sandin • Frank K. Santy • John G. Scory • Andrew Serenson • Elwyn Serenson • Maxwell R. Shailer • Paul R. Shailer • Julius B. Shutte • Walter Shutte • Raymond R. Skinner • Chauncey A. Spencer • Harry S. Spencer • John F. Stanton • Michael Stanton • Joseph Strom • John M. Traskos • Harold E. Webb • * William T. Woodruff • Durinick, John

( east face )
Korean Veterans
1950 – 1953
Blakely, Robert *
Schuller, Frederick *
Thompson, Thomas *
Albrecht, Ernest F. • Bennett, Russell W. • Blair, Russell P. • Blakely, Francis D. • Blodgett, Norman C. • Brainerd, Erastus C. Jr. • Brookes, Lyle H. • Brookes, Whitney K. Jr. • Carini, Robert C. • Dallas, Alexander F. III • Durinick, John W. • Durinick, Raymond V. • Edminston, Howard W. • Fall, Henry C. • Graves, Larry T. • Haidet, Peter G. • Harrington, Neil J. • Hayden, Arnold H. • Hayden, Donald L. • Heger, George A. • Hood, John F. • Jakaboski, Theodore P. • Johnson, Arthur W. Jr. • Johnson, Henry G. • Kieft, Lawrence • Kovacik, Anton H. • Kozmon, Francis H. • Kozmon, Joseph G. • Krivanec, Earl V. • Kuchyt, Martin • Marica, Rudolph • Mayer, Joseph III • Modehn, Emil W. Jr. • Nedobity,
Korean Veterans image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
3. Korean Veterans
( east plaque )
Arthur R. • Negrelli, Ronald Lee • Nilsen, Harold S. • Nilsen, Harold William • Parmalee, Waldo E. • Pokorny, Frank W. • Priest, Ralph W. • Pytlik, William J. • Riedinger, Fred E. • Rosseau, Armand • Rutty, Francis H. • Scanlon, Howard F. • Spencer, Hubert R. • Stanton, Edward J. • Vanderlaan, William A. • von Hagen, Russell W. • Watrous, Ronald B. • Webb, Alan Henry • Yantosh, John • Oktavec, Frank • Porter, Philip W. • Johnson, Burton C. • Allen, Thomas • Zupan, John A. • Rosseau, Paul • Negrelli, Louis Jr. • Hajek, Roy V. • Clew, William T. • Oktavec, James M. Sr.

( north face )
In Honor Of Those Who
Answered Their Country’s Call
In World War II
Haddam
Dedicates This Memorial
Adametz, Louis B., Jr. • Albert, Fred M. • Allen, Raymond H. • Andeen, John D. • Andeen, Theodore • Anton, Adam D. • Arrigoni, Malcolm • Baroni, Michael L. • Baroni, Robert B. • Bartman, Karl, Jr. • Beckwith, Ellsworth F. • Berchulski, George • Berchulski, Stanley • Berchulski, Victor • Bertolini, Aldo • Bertolini, John • Bertolini, Mario • Beviliqua, Thomas • Blakely, Ora T. • Bolster, Arthur G. • Brainard, Morrison • Brault, George H. • Briggs, Ernest C. • Brookes, Arthur • Brookes, Duane W. • Brookes, Thomas • Brovall, Niles E. • Budka, Frank • Burr, Franklin • * Burr, Raymond D. • Burr, Theron • Burr, Willis C. • Butler, Roger E. • Calhoun,
World War II Veterans image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
4. World War II Veterans
( north plaque )
Hazen • * Cernan, Joseph • Chappel, Anthony B. • Chappel, Steven C. • Church, John E. • Clark, Eugene E. • Clark, Harold E. • Clark, Henry • Clark, James R. • Clark, Leroy E. • Copes, Joseph • Corbin, Harry G. • D’Amico, Louis W. • Delemarre, John B., Jr. • Dickinson, Franklin • Dickinson, Raymond I. • Docar, Adam • Dubin, Emanuel S. • Durinick, Frank • Durinick, John • Durinick, Raymond • Durinick, Rudolph G. • Esidore, Arthur • Evans, Edward L. • Evans, Joseph E. • Faircloth, George • Foss, Alfred N. • Frederickson, Ronald • Frobel, Kenneth L. • Gage, Kenneth E. • Gage, Lewis • Galbo, Myrtle N. • Garrigus, Norman A. • Gesner, Robert A. • * Gladwin, Lewis L. • Glass, Carl E. • Glass, Charles R. • Brainard, Harrison • Brookes, Verne R. • Blakely, Orat Jr. • * Glass, William E. • Goldreich, Donald • Goldreich, Samuel • Goldreich, Sidney • Graves, Harry E. • Graves, Robert B. • Graves, Wesley R. • Gresl, Fred • Hajek, Edward • Hejek, Henry • Hajek, Louis • Hajek, Theodore • Hanson, James • Haves, Stuart W. • Helenek, Charles • Helenek, John • Helenek, Joseph • Hubek, Frank C. • Hull, Edward C. • Hurt, Paul T. • Jackson, Mary • Jayogy, George • Johnson, Herbert S., Jr. • Kalweit, Joseph F. • Kazimir, Joseph • Kellner, Michael F. • Kessell, Luther M. • Klas, Frank • Kovacik, Emil A. • Kovacik, John J. • Larsen, Harold R. • Lawrence, Harry C. • Leete, Sidney • Link, Arthur • Lundgren,
Vietnam Veterans image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
5. Vietnam Veterans
( west plaque )
Carl A., Jr. • MacLeod, Duncan • MacLeod, Shelton • McFadden, Charles • McFadden, Elizabeth • McFadden, Jean • Mateyov, Charles • Mateyov, William • Mayer, William r. • Maynard, Frederick • Maynard, Hilbert • McKinstry, Raymond C. • McKinstry, Robert • McNutt, Gerald • Merwin, Everett • Meskun, Charles • Michael’s, Jack • Michelson, Merlin L. • Nelson, Arthur G. • Nelson, Leon C. • Nettleton, Lauren • Newman, Walter G. • Nichols, Burton C. • Nichols, Clarence • Nichols, Joseph • Nosal, Edward M. • Nosal, John J. • Nosal, Joseph J. • Nosal, Leonard • Nosal, Louis • * Nosal, Thomas • Kovotny, Vincent F. • Oktavec, Albert J. • Oktavec, Frank • O’Shea, John J. • * Parmalee, Erwin C. • Muzik, John • Nosal, Frank • Grenman, Ernest Jr. • Petruzielo, Everett • Petruzielo, Warren F. • * Pizzini, Geno A. • Pizzini, Thauro • Planeta, Andrew P. • Plante, John J. • Poart, Roger J. • Pokorny, Frank W. • Porter, Alice D. • Porter, Philip W., Jr. • Porter, Wallace • Priest, Raymond W. • Prout, Louis A. • Pytlik, Bernard C. • Pytlik, Charles J. • Pytlik, Charles W. • Randall, John • Randall, Ralph F. • Rich, Robert W. • Ronnbach, Charles H. • Roweault, Charley G. • Russell, Robert • Ryon, Jarvis T. • * Sallak, Frank D. • Schneider, Walter R. • Shaw, Ronald T. • Sima, John • Sima, William W. • Smith, Warren P. • Soobitsky, Theodore • Spencer, Richard • Stackpole, Dowling F. • Stanton, John V. •
Haddam Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
6. Haddam Veterans Monument
Stanton, William T. • Stepanek, William • Stolba, George J. • Stolba, William • Stone, Charles • Strom, Ellen • Strom, Paul C. • Stroncek, Steven C. • Supik, Joseph • Thayer, Heber I., Jr. • Todeschini, Americo • Todeschini, Charles • Todeschini, Dominick • Todeschini, Guido • Todeschini, Victor W. • Tower, Ronald • Traskers, Stanley • Valenski, Frank J. • Valenti, Peter S. • Vile, Robert C. • Warecka, Frank • Warecka, John J. • Warecka, Joseph • Washburn, George F. • Washburn, Richard B. • Watral, Joseph • Webb, Donald • Werner, George W. • Wilson, Earl C. • Wilson, Howard B. • Wilson, Russell K. • Yusna, Joseph • Zagoren, Berkley • Zanelli, Victor J. • Zanelli, Victor P. • Zuban, John • Skinner, Frederick R. • Wiknik, Harry L. • Wiknik, Henry W.

( west face )
Vietnam Veterans
1964 – 1975
Contino, Raymond *
Manning, James *
Akerley, George M. • Alger, Edward P. • Alger, Henry J. • Alger, Ronald T. • Annino, Richard J. • Annino, Ronald P. • Banach, John H. • Beach, Gregory W. • Berchulski, Thomas G. • Bertolini, John A. • Blodgett, Neal L. • Bourque, Andre • Burr, Erwin E., Jr. • Cady, Lawrence B. • Calhoun, John C. • Carlson, Clinton • Carpenter, Benjamin H., II • Carpenter, Neil F. • Conroy, Michael R. • Copes, Joseph B., Jr. • Courtwright, Joseph C. • Crawford, Richard E. • Curtis, Christopher Bruce • Czepiel, James
Haddam Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
7. Haddam Veterans Monument
S. • DiStefano, William A. • Donahue, Thomas P., Jr. • Dondero, Gregory P. • Dondero, Thomas F. • D’Orio, Robert J. • Durinick, Rudolph J. • Dykas, James A. • Edmonson, John R. • Ely, John C. • Ely, Ralph W., III • Epright, Frank H. • Frick, Philip A. • Gage, Robert P. • Goff, Delbert C. • Hajek, James L. • Hajek, Philip K. • Hanley, Scott P. • Harlow, Robert C. • Hartke, George L., Jr. • Hartke, Thomas J. • Ideman, Karl E. B. • Ege, Richard A. • Oktavec, John • Kiaffas, James • Palmer, Alan W. • Jakaboski, Joel X. • Johnson, Gary L. • Kadrle, Robert J. • Kadrle, William F. • Kelsey, Glenn F. • Knowles, George W. • Knudsen, Alfred E. • Knudsen, Richard S. • Kowal, James W. • Kroc, Edward J. • Kruger, Roger Paul • Laverty, Jay J. • Lavezoli, Robert F. • Leandri, Victor F. • Lentz, Ralph E. • Levine, Thomas S. • Link, Steven A. • Lorenc, Thomas P. • Lundgren, Harold R. • Madore, Richard W. • Manning, Norman C., Jr. • Manning, Robert E. • McKenna, John S. • McQueeny, Scott A. • Meyer, David A. • Mikulski, Victor F. • Minick, Donald J. • Minick, Leonard S. • Morin, James R. • Nettleton, Lauren A. • Nettleton, Robert R. • Nixon, Gary C. • Nobert, Peter B. • Novotny, John • Oktavec, Frank J. • Palmer, Donald A. • Parent, Dennis M. • Parent, Kenneth • Parent, Robert L., Jr. • Patterson, Gary B. • Petersen, Brian L. • Pierce, Dwight S. • Pillarella, Charles C. • Pillarella, Leonard A.,
Artillery Caisson Behind The Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
8. Artillery Caisson Behind The Monument
Jr. • Pokorny, Frank W. • Przybycien, Charles E. • Grenman, Gunar • Porter, Philip W. • Morrill, G. Peter • Calhoun, Hazen A. III • Pytlik, Charles E. • Pytlik, David G. • Pytlik, Gary C. • Radziwon, Richard F. • Rich, Mark W. • Riebold, Fred • Riebold, Richard C. • Rockwell, Donald W. • Roczniak, Joseph P., Jr. • Rosa, Michael J., Jr. • Santangelo, Ronald F. • Scameheorn, Edward D. • Sibley, Jonathan W. • Sikorsky, Robert A. • Skinner, Donald L. • Smith, James J. • Smith, Peter M. • Smith, Randy J. • Smith, Roderick, A. • Smith, Rusty J. • Smith, Stephen C. • Soobitsky, Brian C. • Soobitsky, Theodore F. • Stankus, Lawrence G. • Stevens, Robert A. • Stone, George A. • Strom, Joseph D. • Tower, Ronald W., Jr. • Trautner, William P. • Valenti, Peter S., Jr. • Valenti, Robert A. • Viellette, Robert J. • Wallor, Alan B. • Waz, Gregory M. • Wiese, Howard H. • Wiley, Stephen • Wiley, William, Jr. • Wiknik, Arthur B., Jr. • Wipprecht, Lauren E. • Yates, William E. • Zaientz, Joseph R. • Zanelli, David W. • Zanelli, Dorothy • Zanelli, Michael J. • Zanelli, Robert C. • Czepiel, John Jr. • French, John • Valenti, Edgar • Johnson, Burton C. • Edman, Harold F.
 
Location. 41° 29.806′ N, 72° 33.576′ W. Marker is in Higganum, Connecticut, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Saybrook Road (Connecticut
Cannon Behind The Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
9. Cannon Behind The Monument
Route 154) and Candlewood Hill Road, on the left when traveling north on Saybrook Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Higganum CT 06441, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site Of Haddam Town Hall (approx. 2½ miles away); Haddam (approx. 2½ miles away); Thirty Mile Island Plantation Burying Ground (approx. 2½ miles away); John L. Levitow Memorial Lane (approx. 4.9 miles away); William A. O’Neill (approx. 4.9 miles away); William J. Johnston (approx. 4.9 miles away); In Honor Of Our Fallen Comrades (approx. 4.9 miles away); East Haddam Persian Gulf War Monument (approx. 5.7 miles away).
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World II
 
Plaque on the Cannon image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 4, 2013
10. Plaque on the Cannon
This Cannon and Caisson
Were Donated for Display
to the
Town of Haddam
by
Harry Lowenstein
and Sons
David, Greg, and Hugh
of
East Hartford, Connecticut
Dedicated – April 30, 1995
 
 
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