Vietnam Memorial to be dedicated
Published 12:00 am, Sunday, July 9, 2017
The New Milford Veterans Committee will dedicate a Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the Village Green in New Milford July 15 at 10 a.m.
All veterans, especially Vietnam veterans, are invited to the ceremony, which will include guest speakers.
The monument, designed by Vietnam veteran and New Milford resident Ray Crawford, will be made of black granite with bronze plaques mounted on granite.
The Town of New Milford provided funds to create the monument, which will be added to the All War Monument at the south end of the Green.
Donations to benefit the cost of the monument and installation, and to support veterans’ programs are being accepted.
Donations should be made payable to VFW Post 1672 and mailed to VFW Post 1672 c/o VFW Post Commander Jim Delancy, 11 Avery Road, New Milford, CT 06776.