Fallen soldiers honored at ceremonies

Northwestern Regional middle and high school’s marching band and The Gilbert School marching band provided music. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

Soldiers who died during their military service to their country were remembered at several Memorial Day ceremonies in Winsted on Monday, May 28. 

The day began with a commemoration at Soldiers’ Monument on Crown Street.

The 44-foot-tall structure, which is the second highest monument in the state, was dedicated in 1890 as a tribute to more than 300 Winsted-area soldiers who served in the Civil War.

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