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Manville in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

War Memorial

 
 
Manville VFW War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Edith Lit - Somerset County Library Staff, circa June 2014
1. Manville VFW War Memorial
Inscription.  This plaque is reverently and prayerfully dedicated to the men of Manville, martyrs to justice and charity, who laid down their lives in World War II and the Korean Conflict in the cause of holy liberty and freedom for all the world. May they rest in peace with God forever. Amen.
 
Erected 1954 by Thomas J. Kavanaugh Post no. 2290 Veterans of Foreign Wars.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: War, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 32.523′ N, 74° 35.533′ W. Marker is in Manville, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Memorial is on Washington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 Washington Avenue, Manville NJ 08835, 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. Continental Army Encampment (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Revolution Army Encampent (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away); General Frederick Frelinghuysen Memorial (approx. one mile away); Derrick Van Veghten House
Wide shot of Manville VFW War Memorial image. Click for full size.
Edith Lit - Somerset County Library Staff, June 2014
2. Wide shot of Manville VFW War Memorial
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(approx. 1.1 miles away); Washington’s Route from Princeton (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lock No. 10 (approx. 1.3 miles away); Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2014, by Somerset County Library Staff of Bridgewater, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 331 times since then. Last updated on July 23, 2014, by Somerset County Library Staff of Bridgewater, New Jersey. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 18, 2014, by Somerset County Library Staff of Bridgewater, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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