Forlorn Soldier Statue Sent For Preservation

A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_090133_402 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_090309_799 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_090528_972 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_093116_605 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_094025_613 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
Statue IMG_20130719_094135_960 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_094405_354 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_094435_726 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_094454_010 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_094504_491 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_101328_968 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
statue IMG_20130719_101500_847 A ceremony was held at Airport Road in Hartford, before a time-worn, late 1860's statue of a Civil War soldier was packed up, and sent for preservation work. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

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