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By Michael Herrick, May 30, 2009
Woodbury World War II Memorial Marker (right tablet)
Arizona (Maricopa County), Mesa — Arizonan Women Airforce Service Pilots – WASP
Commemorative Air Force Arizona Military Aviation Walk of Honor Proudly Recognizes Arizonan Women Airforce Service Pilots – WASP 1942 — 1944 “We live in the wind and sand … and our eyes are on the stars!” The . . . — Map (db m102898) HM WM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Mesa — Colonel Bruce Perry Crandall U.S. Army (Ret.)
Commemorative Air Force Arizona Military Aviation Walk of Honor Proudly Recognizes Colonel Bruce Perry Crandall U.S. Army (Ret.) 1933 — Colonel Bruce Crandall served two tours in Vietnam as a Army helicopter pilot, leading over 900 . . . — Map (db m102901) HM WM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Mesa — Rear Admiral Walter Lewis Chatham, USN (Ret)
Commemorative Air Force Arizona Military Aviation Walk of Honor Proudly Recognizes Rear Admiral Walter Lewis Chatham, USN (Ret) 1934 — Naval Aviator Rear Admiral “Lew” Chatham, USN (Retired) has approximately 5,000 . . . — Map (db m102910) HM WM
Arizona (Pima County), Tucson — Kitt Peak National Observatory
Kitt Peak National Observatory Founded 1958 The observatory’s objectives are to strengthen basic research and education in astronomy throughout the United States, its territories and possessions. The observatory is available to . . . — Map (db m102813) HM
California (Sacramento County), Sacramento — Pinus Pinea — Italian Stone Pine
Pinus Pinea Italian Stone Pine Dedicated on April 14, 1983 by Governor George Deukmejian Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Civilian Conservation Corps — Map (db m90265) HM
California (Sacramento County), Sacramento — Thomas Starr King
Thomas Starr King 1824-1864 Courageous and inspirational San Francisco minister, stalwart defender of the Union during the Civil War, advocate of racial justice, admired educator and pioneering nature writer. Starr King was a Unitarian . . . — Map (db m90267) HM
California (San Joaquin County), Stockton — Stockton Veterans Monument
WW I Gulf War 1990 to 1995 Dedicated To All Veterans By Veterans Luneta VFW Post 52 WW II Dedicated To The Veterans Of America Juky 5, 1981 Karl Ross Post 16 American Legion Korea . . . — Map (db m103033) WM
California (San Luis Obispo County), Oceano — Dr. Rudolf W. Gerber Memorial Park
The Dr. Rudolf W. Gerber Memorial Park Known as “Oceano’s Country Doctor” from 1930 through the 1960’s, Dr. Gerber was an important source of Dunite and town history. The Dunites who lived in Oceano’s sand dunes were well-known by . . . — Map (db m103008) HM
California (Tulare County), Three Rivers — Colonel Young: A Buffalo Soldier
Shaping a Park Colonel Young: A Buffalo Soldier The road to Moro Rock is part of the legacy of a young army officer who became America’s first black national park superintendent. Captain Charles Young, a West Point graduate, commanded the cavalry . . . — Map (db m103435) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Bridgeport — Bridgeport Soldiers and Sailors Memorial
[ south plaque ] Dedicated To The Memory Of The Heroic Men Of Bridgeport, Who Fell In The Late War For The Preservation Of The Union. July, 1876 "It is for us the living to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us, that from . . . — Map (db m27137) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Bridgeport — James Henry O’Rourke
James Henry O'Rourke September 1, 1850 - January 8, 1919 ‘Orator Jim' O'Rourke, son of Irish immigrants, was a professional baseball player, scholar, and civil rights activist. The Bridgeport native had the first base hit in National League . . . — Map (db m91832) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Bridgeport — Tom Thumb — Charles S. Stratton
This monument is a memorial to Charles S. Stratton, a native of Bridgeport, who gained worldwide fame as Tom Thumb in the exhibitions of P.T. Barnum. The lifesize statue was erected before Tom Thumb's death on July 15, 1883. In 1959 vandals . . . — Map (db m27168) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — Danbury City Hall Wall
Between 1886 and 1970 the Danbury City Hall was situated in the site of the present library courtyard. This wall, part of the original structure, stands as an enduring symbol preserving our City’s historic heritage. — Map (db m22790) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — Old Danbury Station
Old Danbury Station Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior 1903 — Map (db m89540) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route
French General Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau, and thousands of French ground and naval forces arrived in Newport in July of 1780 to assist the Americans in the War for Independence. After wintering in Newport, Rochambeau’s . . . — Map (db m72560) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — Wilton Semaphore
Wilton Semaphore This semaphore, once located at the Wilton, CT. railroad station on the Danbury branch, played a vital role in keeping trains moving safely. Similar to a traffic light, the semaphore made sure one train wouldn’t run into another . . . — Map (db m89545) HM
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 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), Fairfield — Burr Homestead
Home Of Thaddeus And Eunice Dennie Burr Here Dorothy Quincy and John Hancock President Of The Continental Congress Were Married in 1775 Burned By British in 1779 Rebuilt in 1790 — Map (db m27371) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — John J. Sullivan — (1906 – 1997)
This building is renamed and dedicated in honor and memory of Fairfield's first Selectman John J. Sullivan (1906 – 1997) Who spent 24 years (1959 – 1983) as town leader. Our town was his life. He lived his . . . — Map (db m27225) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Reverend John Jones Memorial
In memory of Revd John Jones AB   MA The Revd John Jones was born in Southampton England in 1595 and was a graduate of Queens College Cambridge A Puritan divine of the Church of England he was the first pastor of the . . . — Map (db m27174) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Site of Old Tavern of Greenfield
Site of Old Tavern Of Greenfield 1792 – 1812 At the Sign of The Black Horse Here Rufus Putnam, Tallyrand, Don Juadenes, Rufus King, Joel Barlow and Tapping Reeve Were Guests — Map (db m27563) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Thomas Sherwood Memorial
In memory of Thomas Sherwood 1586 – 1655 Puritan – Pioneer – Ancestor A founder of New England A first settler of Fairfield Deputy to the General Court Committeeman Soldier of the Pequot War and his wives . . . — Map (db m27173) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Greenwich — Greenwich Veterans Monument
In Reverent Memory Of Those Men From The Town of Greenwich Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice World War II Korea Vietnam [ flagpole base in front ] World War II Adams, John P. Jr. • Anderson, Leslie B. • Arthur, Chester H. • . . . — Map (db m38425) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Monroe — Monroe World War I Memorial
In Grateful Recognition Of the Valor and Devotion of The Young Men of this Community Who Served in the World War For Liberty and Justice 1914 -- 1919 Adams Fred Leroy • Anderlot William • Bachman George * • Bachman John Jr • . . . — Map (db m26091) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), New Fairfield — New Fairfield
Front In the year 1724 twelve men from Fairfield, Connecticut , came to this area to purchase land from the Indians who then inhabited it. They negotiated with Chief Squantz of the Schaghticoke tribe, who lived near the pond in this . . . — Map (db m23060) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), New Fairfield — New Fairfield Fire Department Memorial
Upper marker: The New Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department Dedicated To All Members Past and Present 2003 Lower marker: The New Fairfield Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. was formed in 1934 consisting of seven districts – . . . — Map (db m23061) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Newtown — Rochambeau
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Connecticut (Fairfield County), Redding — John Read, Gentleman
Home site of “Lonetown Manor” where John Read, Gentleman after whom the town is named settled in 1711 Title to the original 500 acres was secured by colony grants confirmed in 1714 by an Indian deed from Chief . . . — Map (db m26870) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Redding — 9 — Philips Cave — Putnam Memorial State Park
Local legend says a shallow cave in this rock outcrop was used by one Mr. Philips. Philips was a soldier who returned after the war to live in this cave. He led the life of a lonely hermit, including liberating an occasional chicken, or produce . . . — Map (db m26900) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Redding — 1 — Visitor Center (1893 Pavilion) — Putnam Memorial State Park
Visitor Center (1893 Pavilion) This building was originally built in 1893 as the park pavilion. It was used as a shelter for park visitors during inclement weather, for dances and picnics. The upstairs was used as the original park museum. . . . — Map (db m26891) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Ridgefield — 22 — Benedict Arnold's Betrayal and Lieutenant Joshua King — Ridgefield, Connecticut — The Museum in the Streets
On September 23, 1780, on his way through American lines to New York City, Major John Andre of the British Army was captured, taken prisoner and brought to American headquarters in South Salem, N.Y. Andre had plotted with General Benedict . . . — Map (db m32002) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Ridgefield — Keeler Tavern
The Keeler Tavern served as headquarters for the Patriots during the Battle of Ridgefield, April 27, 1777. It is now owned by the Keeler Tavern Preservation Society and maintained as an historical building. — Map (db m23410) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Ridgefield — Old Hundred
Old Hundred 1783 This Structure Was Originally The Store of Lts. Joshua King And James Dole, Later Used As A Resi- dence Known As "Old Hundred." — Map (db m30464) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Ridgefield — 14 — The Livery Stable and the First Catholic Church — Ridgefield, Connecticut — The Museum in the Streets
Whitlock's Livery, later the Sperry Livery stable, was across the street from the firehouse. Whitlock ran a stage to the Branchville station before the branch line was built in 1870. The livery stable also boarded horses, including those used . . . — Map (db m32051) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Stratford — "Mac’s Harbor"
"Mac’s Harbor” Traditional Landing Place of Stratford’s First Settlers In the spring of 1639 under leadership of the Rev. Adam Blakeman On the right, at the inner end of the harbor stood the First Meeting House and burial ground, and . . . — Map (db m48426) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Stratford — Stratford Veterans Monument
In Recognition Of Service Rendered To Our Country By Men & Women Of Stratford Connecticut During National Crises — Map (db m25901) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Stratford — Stratford World War I Memorial
World War I Apr. 6, 1917 – Nov. 11, 1918 Dedicated to the Soldiers From Stratford Who Served Our Country During World War I Killed In Action George C Anderson Martin Cunningham George Desario Charles Dunn . . . — Map (db m25784) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Stratford — Stratford World War II Memorial
World War II 1941 – 1945 [ Inside right cloumn ] Dedicated to all the Brave men and women from the town of stratford Who served with Honor in World War II [ Inside left cloumn ] “I pray that our . . . — Map (db m25769) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Trumbull — Salute to Women – Veterans Day 1999
A Salute to Women – Veterans Day 1999 Our community honors mothers, wives, daughters and sisters who during times of war joined their uniformed men in service as well as “kept the home fires burning” unselfishly entering . . . — Map (db m26086) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Westport — The Post Road Bridge
The Post Road Bridge 1807 Westport was a prosperous shipping community with wharves, docks, and shipyards along both sides of the Saugatuck River. The first Post Road Bridge was owned and built by the Connecticut Turnpike Company, a public . . . — Map (db m30644) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Westport — Westport World War II Honor Roll
[ small right-hand plaque ] 1941 – 1945 They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old; Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them. . . . — Map (db m30798) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Wilton — Wilton Roll of Honor
Roll Of Honor 1917 – 1918 * James B. Whipple Harry E. Aurmack • George Barringer • Sante Bananni • Charles D. Bennett • Clinton Bennett • Lansing Bennett • Kingsley Birdsall • Edward D. Bolley • Edward Bouterlier • Floyd Bouton • James S. . . . — Map (db m32255) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Canton — Canton
Settlement of the area later called Canton, originally part of Simsbury, began in 1737 with the erection of the Richard Case II home on East Hill. The earliest homes were constructed along “Cherry’s” brook. The settlers’ name for the . . . — Map (db m87925) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Glastonbury — Glastonbury Korean War Memorial
Korean War Peter P. Monaco, Jr. USMC And Honoring Those Who Served The United States and United Nations, 1950 - 1953 — Map (db m98830) WM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — Andersonville Boy
In Memory Of The Men Of Connecticut Who Suffered In Southern Military Prisons 1861 - 1865 — Map (db m52190) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — George Wyllys
[ south side ] George Wyllys Born 1590 in Fenny Compton Co Warwick England Came to Hartford 1638 Deputy Governor of Connecticut 1641 And Governor 1642. Died March 9, 1645 Bridget Young his wife died at Fenny Compton March 1629 . . . — Map (db m43771) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — Hartford Vietnam War Memorial
Vietnam 1959 – 1975 In Loving memory Of Those Loyal Men and women Of Hartford Who Served Their Country David P Speath • Thomas M Neal • Allan P Firmneck • Roberto Ramos • Anthony J Spirito Jr • Angel L Diaz • Jimmy L . . . — Map (db m74021) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — Thomas Hooker
Thomas Hooker 1586 – 1647 A leader of the founders in this commonwealth. A preacher of persuasive power. A statesman who based all civil authority on the free consent of the people. This tablet is placed near the site of his burial by The . . . — Map (db m44070) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — Frederick H. North
Frederick H. North 1824 – 1907 Frederick North was born in New Britain on August 10, 1824. After graduating from Yale University in 1846, he entered the manufacturing business with his father and later joined with Oliver Stanley and John B. . . . — Map (db m41765) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — Frederick T. Stanley
Frederick T. Stanley 1802 – 1883 Frederick Trenck Stanley was an early civic leader and a successful industrialist. The development of Walnut Hill Park arose from one of Stanley's visionary projects, the development of a water works. Stanley . . . — Map (db m41767) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — George M. Landers
George M. Landers 1813 – 1895 George Landers, another member of the Walnut Hill Park Company, was a giant among nineteenth century industrialists. Born in Lenox, Massachusetts, he came to New Britain at the age of sixteen and learned the . . . — Map (db m41764) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — Second Lt. Sherrod Emerson Skinner, Jr.
In Memory Of Second Lt. Sherrod Emerson Skinner, Jr. United States Marine Corps Reserve October 29, 1929   October 26, 1952 Killed in action in Korea and awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor by the President of the United States for . . . — Map (db m41306) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — Tadeusz Kosciuszko
Born 1746   Died 1817 Brigadier General Tadeusz Kosciuszko Born in Poland 1746. Fought in Revolutionary War 'Engineers' at Saratoga, New York, Charleston, Yorktown, erected fortifications at West Point Colonel and Adjutant to George . . . — Map (db m41633) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — TGM Memorial Parkade
Private Stanley P. Todzia Co. M 43rd Inf.Div. Killed July 12, 1943 Munda Trail New Georgia Island Private Edward J. Giramonti Co. I 43rd Inf.Div. Killed Aug. 3, 1943 Munda Trail New Georgia Island Tech./Sgt. Frank L. . . . — Map (db m41647) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Rocky Hill — In Memory Challenger Crewmembers
In Memory Challenger Crewmembers January 28, 1986 Francis R. Scobee Judith A. Resnik Ronald E. McNair Michael J. Smith Ellison S. Onizuka Gregory Jarvis S. Christa McAuliffe — Map (db m99586) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Simsbury — Simsbury
Simsbury (Massaco Plantation) Manufactory for tar, pitch, and turpentine established here in 1642. Destroyed by fire of Indian origin in 1647. Local tribal lands were deeded as reparation. Named Simsbury in 1670 and granted town privileges by the . . . — Map (db m87927) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Simsbury — Simsbury Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the Veterans of All Wars In Memory Of Those From Simsbury Who Gave Their Lives In The Service Of Their Country These Dead Shall Not Have Died In Vain World War I 1914 – 1918 Pvt. David Galloway • Pvt. George L. Hall . . . — Map (db m88056) WM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Southington — Gang Scarpa Shoda
[ left plaque ] Gang Scarpa Shoda In Honor and Memory of All Deceased Members And Those Whose Time Has Yet To Come. God Bless Each and Everyone. Donated by Albert Frascatore [ center plaque ] Gang Scarpa Shoda The . . . — Map (db m34074) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Southington — Reverend Zygmunt Woroniecki
Reverend Zygmunt Woroniecki Born in Poland June 29, 1884 Ordained June 24, 1913 At Hartford Organized Immaculate Conception Church of Southington Served As Pastor from 1916 to 1927 Pastor of St. Joseph's Church Rockville from . . . — Map (db m33823) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), West Hartford — SS Maiden Creek
SS Maiden Creek 1943 Our ship's bell, recovered from the SS Maiden Creek – torpedoed during World War II, is dedicated to the fallen heroes of the United States Merchant Marine who served during time of war in defense of . . . — Map (db m53162) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Wethersfield — Webb House
Webb House Has been Designated a Registered National Historic landmark Under the Provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 This Site Possesses Exceptional Value In Commemorating and Illustrating The History of the . . . — Map (db m46177) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Windsor — Major John Mason
Major John Mason Born 1600 in England Immigrated to New England in 1630 A Founder of Windsor, Old Saybrook and Norwich Magistrate and Chief Military Officer of the Connecticut Colony Deputy Governor and Acting Governor A Patentee of the . . . — Map (db m99588) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Windsor Locks — Soldiers Memorial Hall
1890 Soldiers Memorial Hall built by Charles E. Chaffee. and presented by him to J.H. Converse Post. No 67 G.A.R. In memory of those who went from Windsor Locks and lost their lives in the service of Our Country in the late . . . — Map (db m99673) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Windsor Locks — Windsor Locks World War I and II Monument
To you from failing hands We throw the torch Be yours to hold it high     McCrae To The Honor Of The Men And Women Of Windsor Locks Wo Served Their Country In World War I World War II Paid The Supreme Sacrifice . . . — Map (db m99671) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bridgewater — Bridgewater WW II Memorial
Honor Roll World War II Andrew Antoni • Kenneth Berry • Alfred W. Burch • Jos H. Burch • Everett J. Beardsley • Lewis G. Beardsley • William J. Beardsley • Fenner E. Brownell • Harold Carlson • Peter Dineen • * Walter T. Dombrowski • Thomas K. . . . — Map (db m20538) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Colebrook — Colebrook
[ front ] Colebrook The last town in colonial Connecticut to be settled, Colebrook was named after a town in Devonshire, England. The reason is now unknown, The year 1765 saw Benjamin Horton, leader of a trickle of settlers, arrive amid . . . — Map (db m30003) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Cornwall — This Tree
This tree is dedicated to the people and community spirit that helped Cornwall recover from the July 10, 1989 tornado. Town leaders at that time were: Richard Dakin     First Selectman Patsy Van Doren     Selectman Steve Hedden     . . . — Map (db m41830) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), East Canaan — Birth of an Industry — The Iron Works of The 1700's — Beckley Furnace Industrial Monument
Birth of an Industry The Iron Works of The 1700's Iron forges came early to the Blackberry River, with the first Catalan forge built in 1739 downstream from this point. About this time young Samuel Forbes (1729-1827) arrived on the scene, first . . . — Map (db m41979) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Lakeville — In Memory of Robert Scoville, M.A.
This Gateway Is Erected In Memory Of Robert Scoville, M.A. 1876 – 1934 For Thirty Years a Trustee Of the Hotchkiss School And its Treasurer From 1915 to 1934 His Fellow Members of the Board of Trustees Hereby Commemorate . . . — Map (db m42101) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Litchfield Soldiers Memorial
[ south side ] Pro Patria [ east side ] Roll Of Honor Died Norman L. Barber, Co. A 8. C.V. I. Harwinton, Ct. Oct 12, 1863 Hatteras Inlet Jan. 30, 1862 Francis E. Barber, Co. E. 8. C.V. I. New Berne George W. . . . — Map (db m28426) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — New Milford WW II Memorial
Town of New Milford In memory of those who gave their lives in World War II William H. Adams • Frederick N. Aldrich • Albert J. Boucher • Judson T. Holmes • Fernald J. Hillman • George E. Keach • Charles L. Marsh • Rolli C. Marsh • . . . — Map (db m21004) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), North Canaan — John F. Bianchi
In Memory Of John F. Bianchi 1921 - 1976 In Recognition Of His 26 years of Service To the Little League — Map (db m42042) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), North Canaan — North Canaan Veterans Monument
[ east side ] This Tablet Is Reverently Inscribed to the Memory Of Those Who Went From That Part Of The Town of Canaan Which Later Became North Canaan, And Who, With Valor and Patriotism, Defended the Flag of Our Country In . . . — Map (db m42098) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — First Congregational Church of Plymouth
First Congregational Church of Plymouth The First Congregational Church had its beginnings as the Ecclesiastical Society of Northbury, established in 1739. The first meetinghouse was completed during the 1760s. The second meetinghouse was . . . — Map (db m90830) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Plymouth Soldiers Memorial
[ south side ] Lincoln Erected to Perpetuate the Memory Of Those Who Lost Their Lives In The War of 1861 Chaplain James Averill • Lieut. E. J. Candee • Lieut. H. Hubbard • Sgt. W.A. Bishop • Sgt. H.D. Bishop • Sgt. D.B. Wooster • . . . — Map (db m28097) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Site Of St. Peter’s Church
Site Of St. Peter’s Church 1796 - 1915 (panel next to the marker) St. Peter’s Episcopal Church St. Peter's Episcopal parish was organized in 1740 by eleven families who longed for their beloved Church of England. They built . . . — Map (db m90730) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Roxbury — Col. Seth Warner Monument
North Face:Col. Seth Warner of the Army of the Revolution Born in Roxbury, CT May 17, 1743 A resident of Bennington, VT from 1765 to 1784 Died in his native parish Dec 25, 1784 West Face:Captor of Crown Point Commander of the Green . . . — Map (db m20320) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston Revolutionary Soldiers
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Connecticut (Litchfield County), Thomaston — Thomaston World War I Memorial
1917 Honor Roll 1918 In Memory of The Heroes of Thomaston Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice in the World War Clifford R. Fench • Alexander Crecorek • George V. Lawson • Adam Simoski • William J. Ryan Erected By Thomaston Tercentenary . . . — Map (db m90381) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Vietnam Monument
Dedicated To The Men And Women Of Torrington Who Honorably Served Their Country During The Vietnam Era, 1964 To May 1975. Particularly Those Who Served In Vietnam And Especially Those Who Died There. — Map (db m30103) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Winsted — Winchester Revolutionary War Memorial
In Grateful Remembrance Of the Soldiers of the American Revolution Who Are Buried In The Town Of Winchester Stephen Wade • Ozias Bronson • Wail Loomis • John Dare • Richard Coit • Moses Hatch • Roswell Grant • Oliver Coe • Solomon Wheadon • . . . — Map (db m29901) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Woodbury — Woodbury World War II Memorial
[Left Tablet] In honor of the men and women of Woodbury who rendered service World War II 1941-1945 Abbott, H. Ellsworth • Cole, Francis P. • Giggey, Kempton L. • Lundin, Frank G. • Atwood, Gilbert • Cole, Ralph E. • Gillis, Carter E. . . . — Map (db m19853) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Chester — Chester World War II – Korea Memorial
Honoring All Who Served World War II   1941 1946 These Gave Their Lives George A. Butler • Allen W. Burton • Theodore P. Dreher • Arthur Going • Philip H. Kern • Anthony P. Narducci • Harold M. Perry • Richard L. Turner • George E. Watrous • . . . — Map (db m65999) WM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Clinton — Abraham Pierson
In Honor of The Good and Learned Abraham Pierson First President of Yale College 1701-1707 Pastor of Killingworth Church Now Clinton 1694-1707 The Time of His Death Beloved and Regretted By All. ( east side ) Erected By . . . — Map (db m100188) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Clinton — Clinton Veterans Monument
The People Of Clinton Honor Those Who Served Their Country These Are They That Gave Their Lives · · That Men Might Live In Freedom World War I Kozlik, Henry · Stevens, Giles F. · Hilliard, Howard G. World War II Burnes, Edward J. · Jones, . . . — Map (db m100159) WM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Essex — Warship Oliver Cromwell
Here Was Built The Oliver Cromwell Connecticut Warship In the Revolution 1776 — Map (db m65667) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Haddam — Haddam
Haddam In 1660 the General Court received a petition of “Severall members of this Collony prsenting their desires unto this Court of setling a Plantation at 30 Miles Island;” whereupon, a committee to view the land was appointed and . . . — Map (db m66162) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Middletown — Middletown and the Civil War
By the end of the Civil War, one of every nine Middletown men wearing the Union uniform was dead. They included young David Lincoln, who gave his life in the Battle of Fredericksburg on December 13, 1862. More than 900 soldiers and sailors . . . — Map (db m98603) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Middletown — Middletown Honor Roll
( left tablet ) Acaglia Frank T. • Acerboni Ernest A. • Acheson Dean G. • Adamski John • Adamson Ernest L. • Adorno Vincenzo • Agostino Everisto • Ahern Joseph W. • Ahern Maurice J. • Ahlberg Carl A. • Ahlberg Carl L. • Ahlberg Eric A. • . . . — Map (db m68014) WM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Middletown — Wesleyan University’s “College Row”
In 1825, a visitor standing here would have seen a crowd of boys clad in soldiers uniforms, practicing military drills, or racing to their classes. The cadets, as they were called, were students at the new American Literary, Scientific and . . . — Map (db m98686) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Old Saybrook — Old Saybrook Veterans Memorial
Erected By The Citizens Of Old Saybrook In Memory Of Her Sons Who Died At War World War I Harry Faulk World War II Gildo Baldoni • Robert Delap • Dominic Evangelisti • Wendel Fifield • Francis Dibble Harvey • John LaCastro • Robert . . . — Map (db m78810) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Derby and Huntington Civil War Memorial
[ West Face ] In Memory of The Men of Derby and Huntington Who Fell In the Service of Their Country In The War of the Rebellion 1861 – 1865 As Defenders of Liberty And Nationality Gettysburg [ South . . . — Map (db m25384) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — Bronze Bell
Bronze Bell Presented to the Town of East Haven Commemorating American Bicentennial 1776 – 1976 By the Exchange Club of East Haven It Served the Christ Church Congregation From 1848 to 1964 Also Presented By East Haven . . . — Map (db m35583) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — East Haven
[ front ] East Haven This area, purchased by the Reverend John Davenport and Theophilus Eaton in 1638, was later known as East Farms. It was obtained from Indian sachems Momaugin and Mantowese. In 1639 Thomas Gregson, the first landowner, . . . — Map (db m35312) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — Marquis de Lafayette Encampment
Marquis de Lafayette 1757   1834 General in the Continental Army Camped Here With 2800 Troops Enroute to Rhode Island July 26 and 27, 1778 dedicated here by CT Society Sons of the American Revolution General David Humphries Branch . . . — Map (db m35581) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Count Casimir Pulaski
[Plaque on the south side]: Count Casimir Pulaski “Father of the American Cavalry” Born in Poland 1747; came to America 1777, entering as a volunteer; distinguished himself at Battle of Brandywine, promoted to the Rank . . . — Map (db m26589) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden Soldiers Memorial
To The Memory Of Our Fellow Citizens Who Died In Defense of the Government. 1861 – 65 Erected     1873 [ battle names on the column ] Antietam • Gettysburg • Vicksburg • Fort Fisher • Appomattox • Atlanta • New Berne • . . . — Map (db m27336) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden World War I Memorial
Dedicated To The Memory of Those From Meriden Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In the Service Of Their Country During The World War 1917 ––– 1918 [ Soldiers’ names are listed on the central column . . . — Map (db m26637) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Early Post Office Site
Site of Store In Which Was Located An Early Post Office 1824 - 1841 — Map (db m54715) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Home Site of Robert Treat
Near this site stood The home of Robert Treat A founder of Milford Deputy Governor and Governor Of Connecticut 1676 – 1708 Founder of Newark, New Jersey 1665 - 1672 — Map (db m56918) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — “Make Us Free” — Amistad Memorial
[ south side ] “Make Us Free” This monument is a memorial to the 1839 Amistad Revolt and its leader, Sengbe Pieh, also known as Joseph Cinque. Sengbe Pieh was one of the millions of Africans kidnapped from their homes and . . . — Map (db m48428) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Grove Street Cemetery Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the Veterans Who Gave Their Lives In Service to Their Country May They Rest In Peace Erected by the Grateful Citizens Of the City of New Haven May 27, 1974   Bartholomew F. Guida Mayor — Map (db m38554) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Jedidiah Morse
In Memory Of Jedidiah Morse The Father of American Geography Born in Woodstock Windham Co. Conn. Aug. 23 1761 Died in New Haven June 9 1826 In the joy of a triumphant faith In Christ [ back ] A graduate of Yale College in 1783 . . . — Map (db m49584) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Area Korean War Monument
In Honor Of Those Who Served During The Korean War From The Greater New Haven Area 25 June 1950   27 July 1953 Forgotten War Forgotten No More Freedom Is Not Free — Map (db m93214) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Simeon E. Baldwin
Simeon E. Baldwin February 5, 1840 January 30, 1927 Inheriting high traditions of public service, he loved and served Connecticut as Justice and Chief Justice of its Supreme Court of Errors for seventeen years and as Governor for four years. He . . . — Map (db m51861) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Society of The Cincinnati Memorial
Erected By The Society of The Cincinnati In the State of Connecticut In Memory Of Captain Judah Alden • Captain Samuel Allyn • Captain Simeon Allyn • Ensign Daniel Avery • Lieutenant Eienezer Avery • Captain Elijah Avery • Captain Esisa Avery . . . — Map (db m35729) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Yehudi Ashmun
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Connecticut (New Haven County), North Haven — North Haven 300th Anniversary
1670     1970 Dedicated By The Citizens Of North Haven To Commemorate The 300th Anniversary of Settlement First Selectman Richard J. Parrett Selectmen Joseph Kaszena Vincent Labonia Tercentenary Chairman Pasquale Dinello . . . — Map (db m28743) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Prospect — W.O. Michael Aaron Kight
This Military Display is Dedicated to the Memory of Fellow Veteran, W.O. Michael Aaron Kight Who Lost His Life In Vietnam on May 19, 1967 — Map (db m22458) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Wallingford — Lyman Hall
[ inscription on top ] Beneath this Stone Rests the Remains of the Hon'bl Lyman Hall Esq. formerly Governor of this State who departed this Life the 19th of October 1790 in the 67th Year of his Age In the Cause of America he . . . — Map (db m27573) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Wallingford — Robert Wallace
Robert Wallace who made the first nickel silver spoon manufactured in this country in 1835 laid the foundation stone of this business. This tablet is erected in appreciation by the employees of the R. Wallace & Sons Mfg. Co. and the Wallingford . . . — Map (db m27570) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — Dedicated to the Memory of the Unknown Dead
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — Harrub Pilgrim Memorial
East - Right Side Plymouth Rock does not mark a beginning or an end. It marks a revelation of that which is without beginning and without end. A purpose shining through eternity with a resplendent light undimmed even by the imperfections of . . . — Map (db m24216) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — John Lyman Chatfield
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — John Prince Elton
John Prince Elton 1865 – 1948 Mayor of the City of Waterbury 1903 – 1905 Bequeathed to the city this site on which was the home of the Elton Family. True to the tradition of his forebears, he devoted his lifetime to the . . . — Map (db m35978) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — Waterbury Soldiers' Monument
South Side In honor of the patriotism and to perpetuate the memory of the 900 brave men who went forth from this town to fight in the war fot the union. This monument has been erected by their townsmen that all who come after them may be mindful . . . — Map (db m19871) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), West Haven — West Haven
West Haven West Farms (West Haven) recorded its first household in 1648. Part of the original New Haven Colony, West Farms became the separate parish of West Haven in 1719 when the Connecticut General Assembly granted a petition submitted in 1712. . . . — Map (db m27802) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Bozrah — Bozrah
Bozrah This area was originally a part of the Town of Norwich "nine miles square” acquired from the sachems of the Mohegan Indians in June 1659, a portion of which later was known as the New Concord Society. In the early 1700’s this land, . . . — Map (db m101711) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Bozrah — Bozrah Korean War Monument
This memorial will forever honor the men and women who bravely served during the Korean War era The actions of those who answered the call to duty will be remembered for their sacrifice in defense of freedom and liberty Ralph E. Banning · . . . — Map (db m101740) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Bozrah — Bozrah World War I Monument
This memorial will forever honor the men and women who bravely served during the World War I era The actions of those who answered the call to duty will be remembered for their sacrifice in defense of freedom and liberty Isadore Aronofsky · . . . — Map (db m101738) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Bozrah — Bozrah World War II Memorial
In Grateful Memory Of Those Men And Women Of Bozrah Who Gave Themselves Unreservedly In The Hour Of Their Country’s Need In World War II ★Peter Janowicz · Lloyd T. Abel, Jr. · Fiore Antonaccio · Barbara K. Bathgate · Donald Beckwith · . . . — Map (db m101709) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Mystic — Hays & Ros Clark Shiplift
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Connecticut (New London County), Mystic — Mystic Seaport Museum First Building
Here on the First Building Opened to the Public This Tablet Honors Three Men Charles K. Stillman Carl C. Cutler Edward E. Bradley Whose Enduring Vision in 1929 Established This Association — Map (db m68307) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Mystic — Propeller Steamer Sabino
Propeller Steamer Sabino Built: 1908 W. Irving Adams, East Boothbay, ME Length overall: 57’ 1” Beam: 22’ 3” Draft: 6’ 3” Sabino is the sole survivor of an almost countless fleet of wooden commercial steamboats that . . . — Map (db m68519) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Norwich — In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid
In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid 1783 — 1861 Born at Norwich, Conn. Aug. 25, 1783. During the War of 1812 commander of the American privateer General Armstrong. Captain Reid planned the United States Flag which was . . . — Map (db m101775) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Norwich — Norwich World War I Monument
1917     1918 Dedicated To The Men And Women Of Norwich Who Served Their Country In The World War ( 697 names are listed on the south side. The following have stars indicating they made the supreme sacrifice. ) Allen Horace H . . . — Map (db m101794) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Stonington — Wequetequock Burial Ground
1650 Wequetequock Burial Ground First Stonington Cemetery — Map (db m68755) HM
Florida (Escambia County), Naval Air Station Pensacola — USS Antietam (CV-36) Anchor
Weighing 30,057 lb. with an overall height of 15 feet, this anchor was aboard the aircraft carrier Antietam (CV-36) from her commissioning in 1945 before she was sold for scrap in 1973. During a single combat deployment in Korea from . . . — Map (db m102713) HM WM
Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — AC-130 Spectre
The C-130 gunship was a new weapon system in an old airframe. The high-wing design of this aircraft and its large capacity made it especially suited as a gunship. Having the guns below the wings eliminated the basic problem of the AC-47, also the . . . — Map (db m102696) HM WM
Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — B-17 Flying Fortress
The B-17 aircraft, designed by Boeing Aircraft in 1934, is one of the most famous aircraft ever built. The B-17prototype first flew on July 28, 1935 and first went into combat in the Philippines and Hawaii on December 7, 941 in strikes against the . . . — Map (db m102698) HM WM
Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — B-57 Canberra
The B-57 is a modified version of the English Electric Canberra which was first flown in Britain on May 13, 1949. In March 1951 the USAF contracted the Glenn L. Martin Co. to build the B-57 in the US under a licensing agreement with Britain. The . . . — Map (db m102699) HM WM
Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — CGM-13 Mace Missile
The Mace missile was a development of the TM-61 Matador missile, and was initially called TM-61B or "Matador B”. After several modifications, in 1964, was designated the CGM-13B Mace missile. The main reasons for the new development were the . . . — Map (db m102662) HM WM
Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — GBU-43/B MOAB
The GBU-43/B MOAB (Massive Ordnance Air Blast) bomb, nicknamed "Mother of All Bombs" is a large, powerful and accurately delivered high explosive weapon. the MOAB is the largest-ever satellite-guided, air-delivered weapon in history. The 21,600 lb . . . — Map (db m102645) HM WM
Georgia (Brooks County), Quitman — Brooks County Veterans Monument
Brooks County Veterans They All Gave Some Gave All — Map (db m102343) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — War Memorial Tower
War Memorial Tower The War Memorial Tower is Massachusetts’ official commemoration of its war dead. Dedicated in 1933, it is made from slabs of Quincy granite that weigh as much as 8 tons; the evocative epigrams are from First World War-era . . . — Map (db m85119) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Berkshire County Vietnam War Memorial
1961 - 1975 Dedicated to the men and women from Berkshire County who served their country during the Vietnam war and in memory of those who gave their lives. “To those who died honor and eternal rest, to those still in bondage . . . — Map (db m85396) WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — First Agricultural Fair
Site of The First Agricultural Fair In America 1810 and The Pittsfield Elm 1524 - 1864 — Map (db m85397) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Francis Joseph Quirico Court Complex
The Honorable Francis Joseph Quirico Court Complex Francis Joseph Quirico Feb. 18, 1911 Captain, United States Army Appointed To The Massachusetts Superior Court, July 11, 1956 The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Oct. 29, 1969 . . . — Map (db m85253) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Peace Party House
Peace Party House Built by Col. James Easton in 1776 on the site in front of the court house Home of John Chandler Williams in 1782 and moved to its present location in 1869 Here in November, 1783 a brilliant party and a notable feast were given . . . — Map (db m85250) HM
Massachusetts (Essex County), Beverly — Balch House — 1630 - 1930
Built in 1638 by John Balch, who came over in 1623 with Captain Robert Gorges. The "Old Planters" received this land in exchange for their settlement at Salem. — Map (db m47949) HM
Massachusetts (Essex County), Beverly — Beverly Vietnam War Memorial
Vietnam War Memorial The Citizens of Beverly Dedicate This Memorial to All Her Men and Women Who Served America in the Vietnam War. We Honor the Courage and Sacrifice of Those Who Fought and Died. We Remember Them For Their Bravery and . . . — Map (db m36462) HM
Massachusetts (Essex County), Gloucester — Stacy Esplanade
Stacy Esplanade Is the Result of a Wish Conceived By His Parents and Fulfilled by Their Son George O. Stacy Keenly Alive to the Beauty Of Gloucester Harbor He Desired to Bring to Its Shores A Corresponding Beauty This Tablet is a . . . — Map (db m36360) HM
Massachusetts (Essex County), Rockport — Rockport World War I & II Memorial
These Our Dead In Honored Glory Rest World War I 1917   1918 James E. Bryan R.C.A. John A. Carlson U.S.A. Dwight P. Dutton U.S.M.C. Edward R. Everett U.S.A. Harold T. Grover U.S.A. Edward Peterson U.S.A. World War II 1941   . . . — Map (db m36282) HM
Massachusetts (Franklin County), Bernardston — Bernardston Veterans Monument
Dedicated To The Bernardston Men And Women Who Have Served Their Country Honorably (left panel) French and Indian Wars 1744-55 Alger, Waitstill • Wells, Joshua • Bolton, John • Smith, Noah • Chapin, Hezekiah • Sheldon, Elijah . . . — Map (db m98189) WM
New Hampshire (Grafton County), Canaan — Canaan Veterans Monument
All Honor to Our Country’s Brave Defenders Men from Canaan in the Civil War 1861-1865 Abbott Charles H. • Adams Benjamin • Adams Ephraim • Adams Placid • Adams William • Aldrich Edgar D. • Aldrich Edwin D. • Atherton James W. • Barnes John . . . — Map (db m97918) WM
New Hampshire (Grafton County), Hanover — Hanover World War II Memorial
To The Honored Memory Of Donald W. Bruce • John P. Coburn • Wendall P. Coburn • Austin H. Cook • Edward E. Corwell • Gordon E. Covell • Stanley S. Day • George E. Doyle • Gordon C. Jones • William V. Jones • Harold M. Lanyon • Robert S. Nichols • . . . — Map (db m98050) WM
New Hampshire (Grafton County), Lebanon — Lebanon Soldiers of the American Revolution
(right plaque) In Memory Of Lebanon Soldiers of the American Revolution Zalmon Aspinwall • Thomas Baldwin • Rufus Baldwin • Azariah Bliss • Stephen Bliss • Daniel Bliss • Azariah Bliss Jr. • Nathan Bicknell • Samuel Bailey • Ellis . . . — Map (db m98082) WM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Vriessendael
"Vriessendael" 1640 Colony of David DeVries The first known colony in present Bergen County was founded in 1640 by David Pietersz DeVries, a Dutch explorer, sea captain and patroon. Then part of New Netherland, the plantation included the . . . — Map (db m38959) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Glen Rock — Glen Rock Honor Roll
World War 1914 - 1918 Glen Rock Honor Roll They Fought The Good Fight. They Finished The Course. They Kept The Faith * Peter W. Ebbert • * Frederick Jensen • * Mortimer Kerr • * Jacob E. Phillips • * Frank Squires • John Ackerman • Roland . . . — Map (db m32419) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Henry J. Werner
In memory of Henry J. Werner Jan. 24, 1863       Jan. 12, 1939 Chief Hillsdale Fire Department First President N.J. & N.Y. Volunteer Firemens Assn. 1914 – 1947 First Mayor Borough of Hillsdale Nov. 12, 1923       Dec 31, 1925 In . . . — Map (db m22213) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Westwood — Westwood Veterans Monument
Dedicated to The Noble Deeds Of Westwood’s Men and Women Who served in The Armed Forces Of Our Country — Map (db m22079) WM
New Jersey (Morris County), Boonton — Everett E. Hatcher
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New Jersey (Morris County), Boonton — Gone But Not Forgotten
In Memory Of Those Who Left Us So Suddenly Dedicated May 21, 2005 Detective Gordon N. Smith, March 17, 1975 Captain John D. Muriano, Feb. 28, 1982 Patrolman Stephen J. Koval, June 6, 2002 Patrolman Kurt A. Keller, Nov. 14, 2006 . . . — Map (db m88841) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Montville — Montville School
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New Jersey (Warren County), Blairstown — First Presbyterian Church of Blairstown
In March of 1839, the citizens of Blairstown (then Gravel Hill) and vicinity convened for the purpose of electing trustees of a Presbyterian church. John I. Blair was made chairman and Dr. John Albright secretary. Prior to this meeting, the . . . — Map (db m97733) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Beekman — The Mill House
Along the Old Upper Road The Mill House The Mill House built in 1749 by Robert Livingston, leased to Bartholomew Noxon in 1753 to Isaac Dennis in 1781, later owned by FDR Jr. — Map (db m24883) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Hyde Park — Springwood
The house before you today is dramatically different from the farmhouse FDR’s father purchased in 1867. Over the years, the home reflected the changing circumstances in FDR’s life. In good times, he expanded the house to meet the needs of his . . . — Map (db m83110) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — Memorial Trees
Dedicated May 4, 1945 to honor Town of Pawling men who gave their lives in the service of their country during World War II. Marker donated Am. Legion Aux. — Map (db m24653) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — Mizzen Top Hotel
Was located on this site from 1880 – 1933. The building was three stories high, faced the west with two hundred feet frontage. It was opened during the summer seasons and accommodated 250 guests. Porches bordered three sides. The spacious . . . — Map (db m25016) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — The First Oblong Friends Meeting House
The First Oblong Friends Meeting House was erected on this site in 1742. It was used as a place of worship until 1764. West of the site was the Friends burial ground. During the fall and winter of 1778 the present meeting house was a hospital . . . — Map (db m25028) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — The Great Barbecue
A section of the Continental Army of the Revolutionary War was stationed on the western slopes of Quaker Hill from September 16, to November 28, 1778. The Great Barbecue Barbecue Occurred on the hillside across this road. October 17, . . . — Map (db m24551) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Poughkeepsie — In Affectionate Memory
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New York (Dutchess County), Poughkeepsie — Poughkeepsie Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Now the trumpet summons us again – not as a call to ear arms, though arms we need, not as a call to battle, though embattled we are; but a call to bear the burden of a long twilight struggle, year in and year out, "rejoicing in hope, patient . . . — Map (db m37735) HM
New York (Dutchess County), West Pawling — Pawling Beekman Turnpike
Inc 1824. 4 mile toll road between Nathan Millers and Joseph Arnolds commerce opened to pok. Abandoned 1906 — Map (db m24887) HM
New York (Orange County), Westtown — Orange County
Orange County One of original counties of province of New York. Established 1683, by Gov. Thomas Dongan, named for William, Prince of Orange State Education Department 1936 — Map (db m81841) HM
New York (Putnam County), Carmel — Gilead Cemetery
Gilead Cemetery Placed on The New York State Register Of Historic Places October 14, 1988 And on The National Register Of Historic Places December 1, 1988 This Bronze Plaque Is Dedicated by The Town of Carmel And The . . . — Map (db m37535) HM
New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — 1917 “Lest We Forget" 1919 — World War I Memorial
1917 “Lest We Forget” 1919 Coleman Agor, Jr. • Glenn B. Arnold • Nathan K. Averill • Imlay L. Benet • Lester G. Bennett • James Benson • Louis J. Bittner • Colie Brown • Thurlow Cargain • John S. Carr • H. Ranald Chambers, Jr. • . . . — Map (db m22711) HM
New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Maple Avenue Cemetery — Patterson 200 Years
Maple Avenue Cemetery (And Combined Church Cemeteries) Earliest Recorded Grave, 1792 The Combined Cemeteries At the close of the Revolution, in 1782, when all the lands of Beverly Robinson were seized by the State Legislature and . . . — Map (db m24794) HM
New York (Rockland County), Bear Mountain — Palisades Interstate Park
Palisades Interstate Park Has Been Designated A Registered National Historic Landmark Under the Provisions of The Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 This Site Possesses Exceptional Value In Commemorating and Illustrating The . . . — Map (db m37133) HM
New York (Rockland County), Haverstraw — Haverstraw World War I Monument
Lest We Forget The Honored Dead Louis W. King • John Cashman Oldfield • Michael James McGuire • Richard V. Brophy • James E. Hinshelwood • Joseph A. Craven • Thomas F. Lynch, Jr. • Harold Ferguson • Herbert Matlege Schaper • Leo B. Laders • . . . — Map (db m36884) HM
New York (Rockland County), New City — Rockland County Veterans Monument
[ inscription on the granite base ] Erected By The People Of Rockland County In Grateful Appreciation Of The Noble Sacrifice Of These Sons And Daughters Who Gave Their Lives In The World War 1914-1918 Greater Love Hath No . . . — Map (db m32548) WM
New York (Rockland County), Orangeburg — Orangeburg World War II Memorial
In Lasting Tribute To Those Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice Louis Casazza   James E. Drake   Thomas Linek In Honor Of Those Who Served Rev. William S. Ackerman • Rev. Francis J. Stauback • Rev. Lafayette W. Yarwood • George J. Adams • Andrew . . . — Map (db m77104) WM
New York (Westchester County), Dobbs Ferry — Dobbs Ferry Veterans Memorial
Erected In Memory Of Those Who Died Serving Our Country World War I April 6, 1917 – November 11, 1918 Edward J. Condon John C. Eberspacher Emil Lang Paul Schlutow Michael Zanni World War II December 7, 1941 – . . . — Map (db m42444) WM
New York (Westchester County), Katonah — John Jay Homestead — State Historic Site
The United States’ first Chief Justice, Jay, retired here after drafting New York’s first constitution and serving as President of the Continental Congress and Minister to Spain. * Revolutionary War Heritage Trail Sites The Revolutionary . . . — Map (db m24699) HM
New York (Westchester County), Katonah — 2 — The Homestead Farm — John Jay Homestead
This property has seen many changes. Over 2,200 years ago, Native Americans lived and hunted here. As the family’s tenanted farm in the 1700s, it produced wheat, rye, corn, and other grains. After Jay’s retirement and the development of the farm . . . — Map (db m24701) HM
New York (Westchester County), Katonah — 14 — The Sundial and Fountain Gardens — John Jay Homestead
The gardens at the Homestead pay homage to John Jay’s love of nature and to the pleasure that the Jay family found on the grounds surrounding their home. This garden combines designs found in family gardens from the early 19th through the 2oth . . . — Map (db m24715) HM
New York (Westchester County), Katonah — 1 — Welcome to John Jay Homestead — State Historic Site
In 1801, after a distinguished career in public service, John Jay retired to Bedford where until his death in 1829, he enjoyed spending time with his family and improving his farm. Four succeeding generations of the Jay family resided here until . . . — Map (db m24700) HM
New York (Westchester County), North Castle — Mile Square
North Castle’s Earliest Residential Subdivision. Laid out by St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church 1850 — Map (db m24467) HM
New York (Westchester County), North Salem — North Salem World War II Memorial
1941 Town of North Salem, N.Y. 1945 In Honor of Our Citizens Who Served In the Armed Forces Of The United States During World War II Abate, Ugo • Alexander, Charles J. • Andrews, William • Biel, Leonard • Bocchino, James • . . . — Map (db m24683) WM
New York (Westchester County), Peekskill — Peekskill F.D.N.Y. Memorial
[ West face ] Dedicated to the Memory of the Men of F.D.N.Y. Engine 54 Ladder 4 Battalion 9 Battalion Chief Edward Geraghty – Battalion 9 Captain David Wooley – Ladder 4 Lieutenant Daniel O’Callaghan – Ladder 4 . . . — Map (db m22622) HM
New York (Westchester County), Peekskill — Peekskill World War I Monument
To The Memory Of Those From Peekskill Who Served In The World War 1917 – 1918 Abbotts James F • Acker Charles R • Acker Clarence T • Ackerman Henry • Ackerman James • Adams Roy E • Augustowaski L • Alimonti Salvatore • Allen Frederick . . . — Map (db m37130) HM
New York (Westchester County), White Plains — Merritt Hill — Spirit of 1776
This historic site is Merritt Hill which marks one of the actions in the Battle of White Plains on October 28, 1776. During the attack on Chatterton Hill, the British marched up the road to Connecticut (Lake street) to attack the left flank of . . . — Map (db m25401) HM
New York (Westchester County), Yorktown Heights — Black Soldiers of the 1st Rhode Island Regiment
In Memory of The Black Soldiers of The 1st Rhode Island Regiment Who Died In The Battle of Pines Bridge In Defense of America's Freedom May 13, 1781 Sponsored By Afro-American Cultural Foundation Westchester County, New York . . . — Map (db m58456) HM
New York (Westchester County), Yorktown Heights — Yorktown World War I Monument
In Honor Of The Men of Yorktown Who Rendered Service In The World War 1917 – 1919 David E. Ackerman • John F. Anders • Harry E. Anderson • J. Colridge Archer • William M. Archer • Jesse W. Barger • Harrison S. Barnes • Arthur C. . . . — Map (db m37060) HM
Rhode Island (Washington County), Westerly — Spanish American War Monument
To the Soldiers and Sailors who served and to all the patriotic men and women who helped defend the nation’s honor - in the war with Spain - Dedicated July 18, 1924 — Map (db m68273) WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Forgotten Warriors
“Forgotten Warriors” Honored by the Grand Strand June 28, 2008 Wolmi-Do Island   Pusan Inchon   Sudong Seoul   Chosin Reservoir Korean Conflict June 25, 1950   -   July 27, 1953 Donated By Rolling Thunder, Inc. . . . — Map (db m102133) WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Lieutenant General John W. Rosa, Jr.
General Rosa served at the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base as an A-7 and A-10 pilot in the 353rd Tactical Fighter squadron during the period of July 1975 to August 1980. He holds an undergraduate degree from The Citadel, Charleston, South Carolina, and . . . — Map (db m102194) WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Major General Gilbert L. Meyers
General Gilbert Meyers entered military service in 1936. He completed his pilot training in 1938 and was assigned the Eighth Pursuit Group at Langley Field, Virginia. His distinguished career contained many firsts. During the early part of World . . . — Map (db m102296) HM WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Military Aircraft Nose Art
The military aircraft nose art is an American tradition dating back to WWII. Living in uncertainty and tension, wartime servicemen found value in naming their aircraft. During WWII, the practice evolved into creating an image to accompany the name. . . . — Map (db m102165) WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Historical Origin
The very beginning of a military base in Myrtle Beach can be traced to a meeting of the Myrtle Beach Town Council on October 16, 1939. At that meeting, the Council agreed to purchase 135 acres for a municipal airport, and at the next meeting, named . . . — Map (db m102109) HM WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Wall of Service
Wall of Service Dedicated To The Men And Women Military and Civilian Who Served Honorably At the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base From 1941 - 1993 — Map (db m102108) WM
Texas (Harris County), Houston — Apollo Mission Control Center
NASA — Johnson Space Center National Historic Landmark Designated by the United States Dept. of the Interior Apollo Mission Control Center Apollo 11 Lunar Landing – July 20, 1969 ( plaque inside the VIP Observation . . . — Map (db m102413) HM
Texas (Kimble County), Junction — Coke R. Stevenson
Coke R. Stevenson Texas Statesman Strong resourceful conservative governor. Placed Texas on a cash basis with no increase in taxes nor curtailment of services to the people - changing a $34,000,000 deficit to a $35,000,000 surplus. Lifetime . . . — Map (db m102799) HM
Texas (Kimble County), Junction — Fight of Sheriff’s Posse with Cattle Rustlers
Fight of Sheriff’s Posse with Cattle Rustlers (Site marked on Rust Ranch, 21 Mi. NW) On Feb. 6, 1897, Sheriff John L. Jones and Deputies T.C. Taylor, Oscar Lattat, John Gardner, T.W. Frazier and Bob Owens found Jim and Jourd Nite (brothers) and . . . — Map (db m102801) HM
Texas (Kimble County), Junction — Kimble County
Early History Of Kimble County Created in 1858 out of Bexar County, Kimble County was attached temporarily to Gillespie County for judicial purposes. It was named for Lt. George C Kimble slain March 6, 1836, in the siege of the Alamo. The . . . — Map (db m102796) HM
Vermont (Windham County), Brattleboro — The First Building of the Centre Congregational Church
Here Stood the First Building Of the Centre Congregational Church Erected in 1815 Moved to Its Present Site 1842 This Marker Was Placed July 5, 1916 — Map (db m23117) HM
Vermont (Windham County), Guilford — Vermont’s Interstate Highway System
Vermont’s Interstate Highway System This monument depicting the Interstate highway system in Vermont is dedicated to the men and women who contributed to the planning, designing and building of this magnificent transportation network. As the . . . — Map (db m23111) HM
Vermont (Windham County), Wilmington — The Norton House
circa late 1700’s, one of the oldest houses left in town, was originally built on Lisle Hill in the first town of Wilmington. It was moved to its present site by ox cart in the 1830’s. — Map (db m23292) HM
Vermont (Windsor County), Chester — Chester Vietnam Conflict Monument
Dedicated to the Men and Women Of Chester Who Served Their Country in the Vietnam Conflict Erected by the Citizens of Chester Dedicated May 27, 1974 [ Left Panel ] Adams John Stanley • Amsden Clyde Emersom • . . . — Map (db m23243) HM

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