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Derby Korea - Vietnam Memorial - Derby, Connecticut
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 41° 19.335 W 073° 05.351
18T E 659921 N 4576292
Quick Description: Veterans memorial dedicated to the honor of those who died while serving in Korea or Vietnam, located in the public square in Derby, Connecticut.
Location: Connecticut, United States
Date Posted: 9/27/2008 4:51:46 PM
Waymark Code: WM4TCX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 9

Long Description:

The memorial is in a park with other memorials in downtown Derby. The memorial is inscribed as follows:

Dedicated to those who made the supreme sacrifice and advanced the American ideals of liberty and the brotherhood of man.

Korea

James Ellingwood Towee 1st LT. U.S.A.F

Vietnam

Norman Edward Dawson P.F.C. U.S.M.C        Aldo Anthony Doria PVT. U.S.M.C.
George Albert Kurtyka T.SGT U.S.A.F.            Henry John Donesk SGT. U.S.A.
John Joseph Healey Jr. SP. 4 U.S.A.                  Ronald J. Sheehy SP. 4 U.S.A.
Joseph Carinci  P.F.C. U.S.M.C.                       Carl Packard  P.F.C.  U.S.M.C.

Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):
Korea Vietnam


In Honor Of: Dedicated to those who made the supreme sacrifice and advanced the American ideals of liberty and the brotherhood of man.

Marker Text:
See above


Who Put it Here?: City of Derby

Description of Memorial:
In public park with other memorials in downtown Derby.


Date of dedication: Not listed

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It is suggested you please include something about your visit here, as well.
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