Raritan in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Raritan Veterans Memorial
Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice
In Defense of Our Country
World War I
Sante Moretti, Angelo Simonitti
And Those Others Whose Names Are
Only Known to God and Country
Dedicated May 30, 1998
By American Legion Post #280 and
The Loyal Order of Moose Raritan Lodge #1965
Erected 1998 by American Legion Post #280 and The Loyal Order of Moose Raritan Lodge #1965.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, World I War, World II.
Location. 40° 33.911′ N, 74° 38.352′ W. Marker is in Raritan, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Memorial is at the intersection of Old York Road and Canal Street, on the right when traveling north on Old York Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raritan NJ 08869, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Somerset County Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Raritan Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Memorial to the Naraticong Indians (a few steps from this marker); John Basilone (within shouting distance of this marker); Raritan Water Power Canal (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nevius Street Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hibernia Mine Railroad Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jersey Central Lines (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raritan.
More about this memorial. This marker and the two next to it were erected in this location in 2017.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 17, 2018. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.