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Headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall

 
 
Headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, November 2007
1. Headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall Marker
Inscription. On this site stood the dwelling which was the headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall, Hessian Commander mortally wounded in the Battle of Trenton December 26, 1776 in which house he died the following day.

The dwelling was from November 30, 1784 to January 5, 1785 the official residence of Richard Henry Lee, President of the Continental Congress then in session in Trenton.
 
Erected 1919 by Cathedral Corporation Unveiled by New Jersey Society of Sons of the Revolution.
 
Location. 40° 13.349′ N, 74° 45.952′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on North Warren Street just south of Bank Street. Click for map. On the front of St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cathedral Rectory. Marker is at or near this postal address: 151 N Warren St, Trenton NJ 08608, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Fitch’s Gun Shop (a few steps from this marker); Fitch’s Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Route Taken by Washington (within shouting distance of this marker); Warren Street Plaza (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Government House
Marker on North Warren Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 27, 2010
2. Marker on North Warren Street
(about 700 feet away); First Synagogue (about 700 feet away); Abraham Hunt House (about 800 feet away); First Professional Basketball Game (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Trenton.
 
Categories. Notable EventsNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, November 2007
3. Headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall Marker
Headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 27, 2014
4. Headquarters of Colonel Johann Gottlieb Rall Marker
Continental Army marches past the Headquarters of Col. Johann Gottlieb Rall marker during the Battle of Trenton.
 
 
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