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Egg Harbor Township in Ocean County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pulaski Legion Memorial

Little Egg Harbor Massacre

 
 
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By Joseph Wroblewski, 1995
1. Pulaski Legion Memorial Marker
Inscription.  This tablet erected by the Society of Cincinnati in the State of New Jersey to commemorate the massacre of a portion of the legion commanded by Brigadier General the Count Casimir Pulaski of the Continental Army in the Affair at Egg Harbor, New Jersey October 15, 1778 in the Revolutionary War
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is October 15, 1757.
 
Location. 39° 34.513′ N, 74° 22.127′ W. Marker is in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, in Ocean County. Marker is on Radio Road when traveling east. Monument is in Mystic Island Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tuckerton NJ 08087, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Defense of Little Egg Harbor (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 4.9 miles away); Battle of Chestnut Neck (approx. 5.4 miles away); Ship’s Rib (approx. 5.4 miles away); British Anchor (approx. 5.4 miles away); Privateers
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By Joseph Wroblewski
2. Pulaski Legion Memorial Marker
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(approx. 5.4 miles away); 3rd Battalion Gloucester County Militia (approx. 5.4 miles away); Welcome to Port Republic, New Jersey (approx. 5.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia entry for the Little Egg Harbor massacre. (Submitted on April 19, 2010.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2010, by Joseph Wroblewski of Hamilton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,231 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 16, 2010, by Joseph Wroblewski of Hamilton, New Jersey.   2. submitted on April 14, 2010, by Joseph Wroblewski of Hamilton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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