New Brunswick in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New Brunswick Sailors
erects this memorial
to her three sons
who perished on the U.S.S. Maine
February 15, 1898
in Havana Harbor, Cuba
Frederick Lawrence Jernee
William Henry Robinson
John Henry Ziegler
Back of Monument:
In memory of the
New Brunswick N.J.
sailors who lost their lives on
Erected by City of New Brunswick, NJ.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American.
Location. 40° 30.142′ N, 74° 27.609′ W. Marker is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Easton Avenue and Park Blvd., on the right when traveling west on Easton Avenue. Marker is located in Buccleuch Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Brunswick NJ 08901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cuban Howitzer (here, next to this marker); Buccleuch Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Buccleuch (approx. 0.3 miles away); Landing Lane Bridge - 1895The Historic Community of Raritan Landing (approx. 0.6 miles away); On This High Ground (approx. 0.6 miles away); Raritan Landing (approx. 0.7 miles away); Queen’s College (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Brunswick.
More about this marker. The back of the monument contains a plaque containing the image of the U.S.S. Maine.
Also see . . . U.S.S. Maine. U.S. Navy Battleships website. (Submitted on February 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,276 times since then and 157 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.