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General Sir Henry Clinton

 
 
General Sir Henry Clinton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 25, 2010
1. General Sir Henry Clinton Marker
Inscription.
On June 23, 1780 British
General Sir Henry Clinton
marched through Elizabeth
and Connecticut Farms (now
Union Township) with 5000
British and Hessian troops
and was stopped at
Springfield and Millburn.

 
Location. 40° 42.653′ N, 74° 16.867′ W. Marker is in Union, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of Vauxhall Road and Burnet Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Vauxhall Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Union NJ 07083, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glenn Avenue (approx. 0.8 miles away); Battle of Springfield (approx. 0.9 miles away); American Delaying Action (approx. 0.9 miles away); American Troops Withdraw (approx. one mile away); Colonel Elias Dayton (approx. 1.1 miles away); To the memory of Colonel Israel Angell (approx. 1.1 miles away); Caldwell’s Home (approx. 1.1 miles away); Caldwell Parsonage (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Union.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Springfield, June 23, 1780. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on September 25, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battles of Connecticut Farms and Springfield.
Marker on Vauxhall Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 25, 2010
2. Marker on Vauxhall Road
(Submitted on September 25, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
General Sir Henry Clinton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 25, 2010
3. General Sir Henry Clinton Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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