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Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock and His Men

 
 
Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock and His Men Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, January 14, 2006
1. Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock and His Men Plaque
Inscription. To commemorate the encampment in Maryland of Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock and his men at Owen's Ordinary, now Rockville, April 20, 1755. This stone is placed by the Janet Montgomery Chapter, Daughters of he American Revolution, Mrs. Morris L. Croxall, Regent, July 9, 1913.
 
Erected by Janet Montgomery Chapter, Daughters of he American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Braddock’s Road and Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock marker series.
 
Location. 39° 5.02′ N, 77° 9.075′ W. Marker is in Rockville, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Courthouse Square near East Jefferson Street (Maryland Route 28), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. On the grounds of the Old Red Brick Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Rockville MD 20850, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1891 Red Brick Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Court House Square (a few steps from this marker); Gettysburg Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Montgomery County Court House (within shouting distance of this
Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock and His Men Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Fuchs, January 14, 2006
2. Maj. Gen. Edward Braddock and His Men Stone Marker
marker); Rockville (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Rockville.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Monongahela 1755 - Braddock's Defeat. (Submitted on January 18, 2006.)
2. Montgomery County and 1755: A War, a Tavern, and a Park. Article in the Spring 2005 Preservationist published by the Montgomery County Historic Preservation Commission. (Submitted on January 18, 2006.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, French and Indian
 
Braddock Marker Stone image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 7, 2007
3. Braddock Marker Stone
Stands next to the Maryland Civil War Trails Markers.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,445 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland.   3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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