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Darien, Connecticut Historical Markers

 
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By Michael Herrick, December 30, 2014
Darien Marker
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Darien
Darien Originally part of Stamford, this area became Middlesex Parish in 1737. It was incorporated as the Town of Darien in 1820. Settlement had begun about 1700 when the first roads were cut “in the woods.” In 1703 a school district . . . — Map (db m80136) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Darien Civil War and World War I Memorial
(left plaque) Civil War (1861 – 1865) Carl Acherman • James H. Bates • Lewis H. Benedict • Joseph Bushy • Nathan R. Byxbee • Charles H. Clock • Horace Curtis • Phillip Fortune • Michael Harmo • Frederick Henderson • William H. Howe • . . . — Map (db m80179) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Darien Combat Wounded Veterans Monument
Dedicated to All Men and Women Wounded In All Our Wars Combat Wounded Veterans They Paid For Our Freedom With Blood All Gave Some Some Gave All Erected by the Homer Lee Wise Chapter 1932, Military Order of the Purple Heart, . . . — Map (db m80261) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Darien Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial
(left plaque) Korean War (1950 – 1953) George R. Broadhurst • James A. Dooley, Jr. • Eugene Murphy • Julius C. Nacci • Robert J. Perkinson (center plaque) Vietnam War (1959 – 1975) Alan L. Diedricksen • John B. Giesen, Jr. • . . . — Map (db m80259) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Darien World War II Memorial
World War II (1941 – 1945) Sanford Adams • Eric Allen • William A. Aycrigg II • Elton S. Barrett • Orrin K. Boice • James Butts • Joseph A. Chase • Peter T. Chester • Horace G. Cleveland III • Louis Cotaling • David O. Devlin • Anthony R. . . . — Map (db m80180) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Oscar E. Peck
Civil War In Memory Of Oscar E. Peck Dedicated – 2012 Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient Powder Boy – U.S. Navy – U.S.S. Varuna “For conspicuous gallantry and intredidity at risk of life above and beyond . . . — Map (db m80265) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Ring’s End Landing
Ring’s End Landing Earlier Called Clock’s Landing Trading Center Of Middlesex Parish Part of Stamford from 1641 until Incrporated as Town of Darien May 20, 1826 Presented by Kiwanis Club of Darien As part of 150th . . . — Map (db m80305) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Spring Grove Cemetery Veterans Memorial
(inscribed around the base) Dedicated to the Veterans of the Nation 1861 • 1898 • 1917 — Map (db m80263) WM

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