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King of Prussia in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

New Jersey Brigade

Continental Army

 
 
New Jersey Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
1. New Jersey Brigade Marker
Inscription.
Erected by
The State of New Jersey
upon the site occupied by the
New Jersey Brigade
Infantry – Line – Continental Army
Brigadier General William Maxwell

First Regiment   Col. Mathias Ogden
Second Regiment   Col. Israel Shreve
Third Regiment   Col. Elias Dayton
Fourth Regiment   Col. Ephraim Martin

December 19 1777 – June 18 1778

 
Erected by State of New Jersey.
 
Location. 40° 5.908′ N, 75° 27.324′ W. Marker is in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Inner Line Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is on the auto tour road in Valley Forge National Historical Park. Marker is in this post office area: King of Prussia PA 19406, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sullivan’s Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Marquee (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. Lachlan McIntosh (approx. ¼ mile away); Headquarters Complex (approx. 0.3 miles away); American Icon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Commander in Chief’s Guards
New Jersey Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
2. New Jersey Brigade Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Delaware Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington’s Headquarters (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in King of Prussia.
 
Also see . . .  Valley Forge National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on March 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
New Jersey Brigade Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
3. New Jersey Brigade Monument
Closeup of NJ Continental Soldier image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
4. Closeup of NJ Continental Soldier
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 601 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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