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Combat Wounded Veterans

 
 
Combat Wounded Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 21, 2016
1. Combat Wounded Veterans Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to All Men and Women Wounded in All Our Wars
Combat Wounded Veterans
Military Order of the Purple Heart
1782   1932
My stone is red for the blood they shed.
The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care.
If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.
Erected by Dept of Connecticut
Military Order of the Purple Heart

 
Erected by Dept of Connecticut Military Order of the Purple Heart.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart marker series.
 
Location. 41° 17.216′ N, 72° 55.43′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is on Long Wharf Drive 0.1 miles east of Sargent Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: New Haven CT 06511, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New Haven MIA – POW – KIA Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 1st Battalion 102d Infantry Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); New Haven Area Korean War Monument
Combat Wounded Veterans Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, March 21, 2016
2. Combat Wounded Veterans Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); New Haven Area Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 9th Regt. Conn. Vol. Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Memorial Playground (approx. 1.2 miles away); deLauzun Encampment (approx. 1.2 miles away); 11th Ward Veteran's Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Haven.
 
Categories. Military
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 22, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 22, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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