Secaucus in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Prisoner of War Memorial
A prisoner of war is a person, whether a combatant or a non-combatant, who is held captive by a belligerent power during or immediately after an armed conflict.
"Those who don the uniform in particular, those who suffered in captivity or have gone missing in distant lands - serve as enduring proof that America still turns out warriors of true character and grit.
We recognize the crucible that they went through, and we will never let their sacrifices wither in the compost of history. They returned home to us as role models for honor and courage, and we remember their uniquely tested heroism every day.
Our pows, our missing in action, their families They have met the most terrible challenges undeterred, with the highest fortitude, honoring a nation that loves them for what they call out in each of us. and for that, we owe them an irredeemable debt of gratitude."
Stalag 4 B
Muhlberg Sachsen 51-13 Germany
#99436 Stalag II B, Germany
December 26, 1944 April 28, 1945
U.S. Army 82nd Airborne
Stalag XII A, Germany
June 9, 1944 - April 28, 1945
Stalag 12A to 9B
Limburg an der Lahn
Hessen-Nassau, Prussia 50-08
June 1945 December 1945
Stalag 13 B
Weiden, Bavaria Germany 49-13
#85778 Stalag VII A
Moosburg, Bavaria Germany
August 16, 1944 April 29, 1945
Stalag II B, Hammerstein
West Prussia 53-17
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 40° 47.789′ N, 74° 3.207′ W. Marker is in Secaucus, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Memorial is at the intersection of Radio Avenue and Elizabeth Court, on the right when traveling north on Radio Avenue. Located in Monarch Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Secaucus NJ 07094, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Naters Memorial Park (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Secaucus 9/11 MemorialSecaucus World War II Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Secaucus War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hoboken Docks Fire Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); North Bergen World War I Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Pietro di Donato (approx. 2.1 miles away); Theresa Tessie McNamara (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Secaucus.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2022, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 21, 2022, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.