Salem in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
The First Muster
the East Regiment,
Massachusetts Militia, held
its first muster. This event
marked the beginning of
the National Guard of the U.S.
the Rotary Club of Salem
May 4, 2002
Erected 2002 by Rotary Club of Salem.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Colonial Era.
Location. 42° 31.441′ N, 70° 53.367′ W. Marker is in Salem, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from Washington Square West, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located on the Salem Common. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salem MA 01970, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Roger Conant (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Capt. John Hodges House - 1750 (about 700 feet away); Narbonne House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Immaculate Conception Parish War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Essex County Armed Services MemorialHome of Nathaniel H. Felt (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Peter's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,345 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 16, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.