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Flemington in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Soldiers Monument

Flemington Veterans Memorial

 
 
Soldiers Monument - Side View Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 16, 2009
1. Soldiers Monument - Side View
Inscription.
Flemington's
Grateful Tribute
to the
Self-Sacrifing Valor
of Her
Local Sons
Who Went to Defend
Our Country's Flag
1861-1865

Gettysburg
Hampton Roads
Appomattox
Brandy Station

 
Erected 1892 by Lambert Boeman Post #48 of the Grand Army of the Republic.
 
Location. 40° 30.782′ N, 74° 51.552′ W. Marker is in Flemington, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on North Main Street, in the median. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Flemington NJ 08822, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civil War (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Presbyterian Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Law Office (about 800 feet away); Flemington Egg Auction (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lehigh Valley Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Flemington Public Library (approx. mile away); Fleming Castle (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Flemington.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
<i>The Soldiers Monument, Flemington, N.J.</i> - Historical View Photo, Click for full size
circa 1930
2. The Soldiers Monument, Flemington, N.J. - Historical View
Flemington War Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, February 11, 2009
3. Flemington War Memorial Marker
Soldiers Monument - Korean Veterans Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 16, 2009
4. Soldiers Monument - Korean Veterans
This memorial is dedicated to those Hunterdon County residents who served, and to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice during the Korean War. From those who will never forget the forgotten war, Korea. Dedicated Nov. 11, 1989
Soldiers Monument - Vietnam & Southeast Asia Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 16, 2009
5. Soldiers Monument - Vietnam & Southeast Asia Marker
This memeorial is dedicated to those Hunterdon County residents who served, and to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice during the conflict in Vietnam and Southeast Asia.
Back of Soldiers Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 16, 2009
6. Back of Soldiers Monument
with inscriptions for Appomattox, Hampton Roads, World War I, Grenada / Lebanon, Panama, Persian Gulf War
Bench at Soldiers Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 16, 2009
7. Bench at Soldiers Monument
Our Veterans Will Never Be Forgotten - Presented by Flemington Elks No. 1928
Soldiers Monument - Dedication Plaque Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 16, 2009
8. Soldiers Monument - Dedication Plaque
Erected By: American Legion Jewish War Veterans of the USA Veterans of Foreign Wars Vietnam Veterans of America And a Grateful Community September 14, 1997 Andrew J. O'Sullivan - Architect Arvid N. Myhre - Building Construction Company, Inc.
Cannon at Soldiers Monument Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 16, 2009
9. Cannon at Soldiers Monument
The cannon is a 3-inch breechloading gun used by the Army around the time of the Spanish-American War.
 

 
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