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Upper Merion Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

New Jersey Brigade

Continental Army

 
 
New Jersey Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
1. New Jersey Brigade Marker
Inscription.  
Erected by
The State of New Jersey
upon the site occupied by the
New Jersey Brigade
Infantry – Line – Continental Army
Brigadier General William Maxwell

First Regiment   Col. Mathias Ogden
Second Regiment   Col. Israel Shreve
Third Regiment   Col. Elias Dayton
Fourth Regiment   Col. Ephraim Martin

December 19 1777 – June 18 1778

 
Erected by State of New Jersey.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 40° 5.908′ N, 75° 27.324′ W. Marker is in Upper Merion Township, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Memorial is on Inner Line Drive, on the right when traveling south. Marker is on the auto tour road in Valley Forge National Historical Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Phoenixville PA 19460, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sullivan’s Division (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Marquee (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. Lachlan McIntosh (approx. ¼ mile away); Headquarters Complex
New Jersey Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
2. New Jersey Brigade Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Innerline Defense (approx. 0.3 miles away); American Icon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Commander in Chief’s Guards (approx. 0.3 miles away); Delaware Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Upper Merion Township.
 
Also see . . .  Valley Forge National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on March 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
New Jersey Brigade Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
3. New Jersey Brigade Monument
Closeup of NJ Continental Soldier image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
4. Closeup of NJ Continental Soldier
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 697 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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