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Somerville in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

World War II Memorial

 
 
World War II Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Kaufman, August 16, 2014
1. World War II Memorial Marker
Inscription. Honoring the residents of the Borough of Somerville who served in the armed forces during World War II. This plaque is in memory of those who gave their lives in the service of their country. 1941 - 1945.
 
Erected 1948 by Somerville Military Service Committee.
 
Location. 40° 34.441′ N, 74° 36.618′ W. Marker is in Somerville, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Green Street and Bridge Street on Green Street. Click for map. in Exchange Field opposite Somerset Valley YMCA of 2 Green Street. Marker is in this post office area: Somerville NJ 08876, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of St. Thomas A.M.E. Zion Parsonage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Former Public Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); National Guard Armory (approx. 0.4 miles away); Somerset County 9/11 Memorial and Clock Tower (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ruth St. Denis (approx. 0.4 miles away); Somerset County Court House Green (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fourth New Jersey Infantry Appreciation to Somerville (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Somerville.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
View from Bridge Street image. Click for full size.
By Ken Kaufman, August 16, 2014
2. View from Bridge Street
View from Somerset Valley YMCA image. Click for full size.
By Ken Kaufman, August 16, 2014
3. View from Somerset Valley YMCA
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Somerset County Library Staff of Bridgewater, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Somerset County Library Staff of Bridgewater, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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