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World War I Memorial - Willington, Connecticut
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 41° 52.545 W 072° 15.821
18T E 727065 N 4639601
Quick Description: A memorial to the brave men who fought for the United States during World War I is located in Willington, Connecticut, USA.
Location: Connecticut, United States
Date Posted: 4/4/2009 7:30:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM653N
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 5

Long Description:
The monument is a bronze plaque attached to a very large rock. The text on the plaque reads as follows:

This monument is erected by the citizens of the Town of Willington, Connecticut in sacred memory and appreciation of those brave men who went forth in response to the call of our country to fight for its freedom and peace. May 30, 1921. We remember them, their courage and their God.

Date the Monument or Memorial was built or dedicated: 05/30/1921

Private or Public Monument?: Private

Name of the Private Organization or Government Entity that built this Monument: Citizens of the Town of Willington, Connecticut

Geographic Region where the Monument is located: North America

Physical Address of Monument:
Highway 74
Willington, CT USA
06279


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Website for this Monument: Not listed

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