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Simsbury in Hartford County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Simsbury Revolutionary War Memorial

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 28, 2015
1. Simsbury Revolutionary War Memorial
Inscription.
1775 – 1783
We, the people of the Town of Simsbury, do hereby recognize the many hardships and countless sacrifices made by those brave American Revolutionary Soldiers; especially those from Simsbury, who died for our freedom from England. We hereby dedicated this bronze memorial plaque as an everlasting tribute to these American heroes, whose gallant and brave efforts brought us to the birth of the United States of America and adoption of the Constitution. To these courageous countrymen, we are eternally grateful.

Fifer Daniel Barber Fifer Juhiel Bidwell Private Benjamin Brewer Captain John Brown Captain Jonathan Buttolph Sr. Private Seth Case Private Josiah Clark Private Lemuel Colton Lieutenant Joseph Cornish Private Jesse Cosset Private Roger Cossitt Private John Fletcher Captain Abel Forward Major John Garritt Private Dudley Hayes Ensign Carmi Higley Private Josiah Hogley III Corporal Jedediah Holcomb Major Elihu Humphrey Private Erastus Humphrey Ensign Oliver Humphrey Private George Merrill Lieutenant Joseph Moore Private Daniel Moses Sr. Private Uriah Pease Captain Jonathan Pettibone Sr Private Samuel Pettibone Captain Elisha Phelps Private Zacheriah Prince Private Thomas Wright

Jackson F. Eno, President Simsbury Cemetery Association
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By Michael Herrick, August 28, 2015
2. Simsbury Revolutionary War Memorial
Lorraine D. Curtiss, Secretary Simsbury Cemetery Association Richard E. Curtiss, Superintendent Simsbury Cemetery Association Timothy E. Ellsworth Board Director James T. Fleming Board Director Henry E. Glover Treasurer Newbold LeRoy Vice President Theodore T. Tansi Board Director Thomas E. Vincent First Selectman, Town of Simsbury Paul J. Djubac III Project Chairman Susan L. Jackson Memorial Consultant J.F. Luzzi & Sons, Inc. Memorial Installation
Dedicated Veteranss Day, November 11, 2005

 
Erected 2005.
 
Location. 41° 52.486′ N, 72° 48.132′ W. Marker is in Simsbury, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Hopmeadow Street (Connecticut Route 10) and Station Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in 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. Second Hopmeadow School House (a few steps from this marker); Simsbury Civil War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Simsbury World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); First Meeting House In Simsbury
Simsbury Revolutionary War Memorial image. Click for full size.
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3. Simsbury Revolutionary War Memorial
(within shouting distance of this marker); Simsbury Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Landmark Building (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, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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