Newark in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Born June 2, 1815,
Killed in the Battle of Chantilly, Va.
September 1, 1862.
Back of Monument:
of the State of New Jersey
Erected 1880 by State of New Jersey.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1896.
Location. 40° 44.36′ N, 74° 10.115′ W. Marker is in Newark, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is on Park Place, on the left when traveling north. Marker is in Military Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newark NJ 07104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Training Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Plane Tree (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Wars of America (about 400 feet away); Trinity Church (about 400 feet away); Washington Passed Beneath this Tower (about 400 feet away); First Constitution of the Province of New Jersey (about 400 Historic Site (about 400 feet away); Griffith Piano Company (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 993 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.