Near Newark in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Delaware's Field of Valor
This plaque is dedicated to those soldiers who sacrificed their lives for their country and whose remains rest beneath this field of battle. Their names and numbers are unknown. We will always honor their valor and courage.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Heroes • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is September 3, 1777.
Location. 39° 38.462′ N, 75° 43.941′ W. Marker is near Newark, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of Dayett Mills Road and Old Baltimore Pike, on the right when traveling south on Dayett Mills Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newark DE 19702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Position (here, next to this marker); Geology (here, next to this marker); Mason Dixon Line & the Boundaries of DelawareMilling in Pencader Hundred (here, next to this marker); The Philadelphia Campaign (here, next to this marker); Enjoy the Pencader Area Today (here, next to this marker); Your Gateway to Pencader Heritage (here, next to this marker); The Battle of Cooch’s Bridge (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,433 times since then and 25 times this year. Last updated on September 26, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on December 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on July 28, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on August 29, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland.