Union in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
American Troops Withdraw
west along Elmwood and
Morris Avenues toward the
Rahway River Bridge at the
Springfield border on
June 7, 1780 after heavy
fighting at the First
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1962.
Location. 40° 41.776′ N, 74° 16.692′ W. Marker is in Union, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of Caldwell Avenue and Elmwood Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Caldwell Avenue. Marker is just north of the Caldwell Parsonage. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Union NJ 07083, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Caldwell’s Home (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Caldwell Parsonage (about 500 feet away); Pearl Harbor Square (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mass Grave of British and Hessian Troops (approx. 0.3 miles away); Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington’s Headquarters (approx. First Presbyterian Church of Connecticut Farms (approx. 0.4 miles away); Connecticut Farms (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Union.
Also see . . . The Battles of Connecticut Farms and Springfield. (Submitted on April 7, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
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