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Simsbury World War I Memorial

 
 
Simsbury World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 28, 2015
1. Simsbury World War I Memorial
Inscription.
Erected to the memory and honor of those citizens of Simsbury who steadfast in their conception of right faithful in their performance of duty and unselfish in their devotion to country served the cause of justice and humanity in the World War 1914 – 1918

Given by Lemuel Stoughton Ellsworth and his wife Ann Jane Toy Ellsworth
A.D. 1922
 
Erected 1922.
 
Location. 41° 52.498′ N, 72° 48.119′ W. Marker is in Simsbury, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of Hopmeadow Street (Connecticut Route 10) and Station Street, on the left when traveling north on Hopmeadow Street. Touch for map. Located at the entrance gates to Simsbury Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Simsbury CT 06070, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simsbury Civil War Memorial (here, next to this marker); First Meeting House In Simsbury (a few steps from this marker); Simsbury Revolutionary War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Landmark Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Hopmeadow School House
Simsbury World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 28, 2015
2. Simsbury World War I Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); Simsbury Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Eno Memorial Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Connecticut Charter Oak Descendent (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Simsbury.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Simsbury World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 28, 2015
3. Simsbury World War I Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 31, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 31, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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