Vietnam War Memorial - Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park - New Haven, CT, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1
N 41° 17.211 W 072° 55.435
18T E 673847 N 4572679
Quick Description: A V-shaped memorial honors the MIA/POW and KIA Vietnam veterans from New Haven, CT adjacent to New Haven Harbor.
Location: Connecticut, United States
Date Posted: 8/29/2013 3:58:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMHYXQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member HANSENNI
Views: 3

Long Description:
An 11' high, black polished granite V-shaped monument is located in a dramatic setting near New Haven Harbor. It is inscribed with the names of 52 New Haven residents who were killed in the Vietnam War as well as the names of three men who were prisoners of war or missing in action.

On the left side of the there is a bronze medallion depicting the Vietnam service medal. The Vietnam memorial was created by sculptors Kenneth Polanski and Frank Pannenborg in 1988.

MIA - POW

ROBERT E. BUSH - JOHN T GALLAGHER - FRANCIS J McGOULDRICK

KIA

EVERTT L ANDERSON - RICHARD J REGAN - ROBERT A TILLQUIST
WILLIAM M MEGLIO JR - ANTHONY GIANELLI - RICHARD J WOLCHESKI
HENRY L WHALEY - ALEXANDER J McGLOTHIN - JOSEPH A PECORA JR
JOHN H RABER - HENRY M ROBINSON JR - JAMES A DANIELS
GARY C RICHARDS - ALFRED J MOODY - RAYMOND B GUARINO
ARCHIE L GUTHRIE - THOMAS A CHIALASTRI - ALAN I SMITH
CALVIN BELTON - RALPH P COSTANZO - GRIFFITH B BEDWORTH
KENNETH CUSHEN - DONALD P FERGUSON - FRANK G NAVARRO
FRANK A BARKER JR - CREED L BRYANT - CALVIN E McGILTON
EDWARD K DUEL - ALBERT P SMERIGLIO - GEORGE A SHAVIES
SAMUEL W BREWER - CURTIS GOOD - BERNARD A ZAMBRANO
ARTHUR W BAILEY JR - PAUL J MACIUSZEK - ROBERT B READ
EDWARD M HARDWICK - MICHAEL G MENNONE - GEORGE J PASCALE
D C CARTER - ROOSEVELT HARDY JR - MALCOLM G WILLIAMS
JOHN J ILLINGWORTH - MICHAEL J DOUGAN - ALBERT P GRAHAM JR
CHRISTOPHER J NEALE - ANTHONY A PRICE - WARREN R BROWN
WILLIAM N CLASTER - JAMES ANGELIDES - HENRY J DONESKI
JAMES G SMITH

Placed by:: City of New Haven

Date Placed: Not listed

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