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Belvidere in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Warren County Purple Heart Monument

 
 
Warren County Purple Heart Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Alan Edelson, May 7, 2010
1. Warren County Purple Heart Monument
Inscription.  
Combat Wounded Veterans
Military Order of the Purple Heart
1782 - 1932

Dedicated to all recipients of the Purple Heart, those wounded during our nation's wars and conflicts.

My stone is red for the blood they shed, the medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.
 
Erected by Chapter 700 Warren County Military Order of the Purple Heart.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker and monument is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Military Order of the Purple Heart series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1782.
 
Location. 40° 49.643′ N, 75° 4.603′ W. Marker is in Belvidere, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located on the grounds of the Warren County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 413 2nd Street, Belvidere NJ 07823, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Court House (a few steps from this marker); County Park
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Warren County Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Built 1780 by Robert Morris (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Belvidere (approx. ¼ mile away); The Shoe Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Nicoll (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Oxford (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belvidere.
 
Warren County Purple Heart Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Alan Edelson, May 7, 2010
2. Warren County Purple Heart Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 9, 2010, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 776 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 9, 2010, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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