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Windsor Locks Vietnam War Monument

 
 
Windsor Locks Vietnam War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 11, 2016
1. Windsor Locks Vietnam War Monument
Inscription.
In Honor
To Those Men and Women
From Windsor Locks Who Served
In the Armed Forces of
The United States of America
During the Vietnam War
1964 — 1973

Erected by the Town of Windsor Locks
And the Veterans Memorial Committee
May 1976

( inscription at top right )
We cannot control the tragic
Things that happen to us
But we can control the way
We face up to them.
Newman

 
Erected 1976 by the Town of Windsor Locks and the Veterans Memorial Committee.
 
Location. 41° 55.486′ N, 72° 37.644′ W. Marker is in Windsor Locks, Connecticut, in Hartford County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (Connecticut Route 159) and Elm Street, on the left when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Located in front of Soldiers Memorial Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 South Main Street, Windsor Locks CT 06096, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Windsor Locks World War I and II Monument (here, next to this marker); Windsor Locks Korean Conflict Monument (here, next to this marker); Soldiers Memorial Hall
Windsor Locks Vietnam War Monument image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, November 11, 2016
2. Windsor Locks Vietnam War Monument
(a few steps from this marker); Windsor Locks (approx. half a mile away); Birthplace of Oliver Ellsworth (approx. 3.2 miles away); Windsor Pilgrims (approx. 3.7 miles away); Old Fort Marker (approx. 3.7 miles away); Bissell's Ferry (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Windsor Locks.
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 16, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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