Princeton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New Jersey Patriots
who served on land and sea during
the American Revolution, 1775 - 1783
Captain Daniel Neil
who gave his life in the
Battle of Princeton, January 3, 1777
while commanding the East Jersey Artillery under Brigadier General Hugh Mercer
Erected 2007 by the New Jersey Society, Sons of the Revolution.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is January 3, 1781.
Location. 40° 20.867′ N, 74° 39.95′ W. Marker is in Princeton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of Stockton Street and Bayard Street on Stockton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Princeton NJ 08540, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Princeton Battle Monument (here, next to this marker); Colonel John Haslet (here, next to this marker); Campsite of The Army of Louis XVI, King of France (here, next to this marker); Marines in the Revolution The Princeton Battle Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); The House Front (within shouting distance of this marker); “The Washington-Rochambeau Historic Route” (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wash House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 14, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,394 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.