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

Armed Forces Memorial

 
 
Plaque on the Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Ken Kaufman, October 11, 2015
1. Plaque on the Memorial
Inscription. Dedicated in grateful and loving tribute to all who served in the armed forces of the United States to defend their ideals and paved the way to peace.
 
Erected 1985 by Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter #27.
 
Location. 40° 34.213′ N, 74° 37.113′ W. Marker is in Somerville, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is on West End Avenue, in the median. Click for map. 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. Fireman's Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Somerville Borough Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Furman Frederick Kugler (about 500 feet away); Ruth St. Denis (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of St. Thomas A.M.E. Zion Parsonage (approx. 0.3 miles away); Former Public Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jersey Central Lines (approx. 0.4 miles away); Former Second National Bank (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Somerville.
 
Categories. Military
 
Armed Forces Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ken Kaufman, October 11, 2015
2. Armed Forces Memorial Marker
View from Borough Hall lawn image. Click for full size.
By Ken Kaufman, October 11, 2015
3. View from Borough Hall lawn
 
 
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