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Riverdale in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Riverdale World War I Memorial

 
 
Riverdale World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 27, 2013
1. Riverdale World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the residents of
Riverdale, N.J.
who gave their services to the
cause of humanity in the
World War
1917   *   *   1919

Benjamin, Jackson N. • Benjamin, Laverne A. • Brown, Clarence • Brown, Harold D. • Brown, Kenneth F. • Fallon, Herbert • Franco, Frank • Grant, Charles D. • Hatheway, John • Hopper, Melvin A. • Houghton, Norman M. • Hunter, Harold S. • Hutchinson, Arnold C. • Jardine, Francis G. • Kinast, Berthold • Legge, Peter S. • Mathews, Aaron • Mathews, Martin F. • Merritt, E. Louis • Newbury, DeWitt M. • Newbury, George T. • Pearson, George • Peterson, Raymond C. • Ploss, Clifford B. • Schilling, Arthur L. • Shirlow, John D. • Sullivan, William • Tibbet, Frank W. • Timpert, William C. • Traudt, Theodore F. • Visser, Cornelius P. • White, Harry C. • Whitehead, Daniel • Williams, Russel C. • Williams, Albert

 
Location. 40° 59.566′ N, 74° 18.207′ W. Marker is in Riverdale, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Newark-Pompton Turnpike and Federal Place, on the right when traveling south on Newark-Pompton Turnpike. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Riverdale Public Elementary School. Marker is in this post office area: Riverdale NJ 07457, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other
Riverdale World War I Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 27, 2013
2. Riverdale World War I Memorial
markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riverdale War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Pompton Mutiny (within shouting distance of this marker); Slater’s Mill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort (approx. half a mile away); Pompton Reformed Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Revolutionary Soldiers Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pompton Lakes World War II & Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Washington’s Headquarters (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Riverdale.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Memorial at the Riverdale Public Elementary School image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 27, 2013
3. Memorial at the Riverdale Public Elementary School
Closeup of Soldier image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 27, 2013
4. Closeup of Soldier
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 28, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 306 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 28, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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