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A roadside tribute.

Roadside Tribute 2

Driving through the hills of Northwest Connecticut I came upon a family homestead with a tribute to our fallen heros. I wasn't quite sure exactly if it was for the soldiers fighting for our freedom or for the victims of 9-11.

After asking at the local coffee shop, I was told there is a cross in the field for each soldier lost in the line of duty.

I found it nice to see someone taking the time to remember our soldiers and figured by photographing it and sharing it on JPG many more would see.

The Other 2 photos (tractor and large cross) were memorials I have seen in my recent travels in CT.

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2 responses

  • Distant

    Distant (Deleted) said (2 Feb 2009):

    I found this story inspirational, and it also struck close to home (I live in CT).

  • Nicole DeVita

    Nicole DeVita gave props (15 Feb 2009):

    Glad you posted this, its a very moving story! Got my vote I hope it helps to get it published!!

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