State opens Veterans Memorial in Hartford

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HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)– Veterans Day is this week. It’s a day to honor men and woman who’ve served their country.

There will now be a permanent place in Connecticut to honor them at the first statewide memorial.

(WTNH/ Kent Pierce)
(WTNH/ Kent Pierce)


News 8’s Kent Pierce was in Hartford to tell us about the grand opening that will be happening there today in the video above.

(WTNH/ Kent Pierce)
(WTNH/ Kent Pierce)

For more information on how to buy paving stones at the memorial for yourself or loved ones, go to

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