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

Somerset County Veterans Monument

 
 
Somerset County Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Tom Golembiewski, February 17, 2018
1. Somerset County Veterans Monument
Inscription.
Somerset County Distinguished Military Service

Dedicated To
The Brave Men and Women Of
The Armed Forces Of
The United States of America
Who Served and Sacrificed Their Lives
To Protect the Principles of Freedom,
Equality, Justice, and Humanity.

They Have Earned Our Undying Gratitude
And America Will Never Forget
Their Sacrifices.

 
Location. 40° 33.909′ N, 74° 38.353′ W. Marker is in Raritan, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Old York Road and Canal Street, on the right when traveling north on Old York Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raritan NJ 08869, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Raritan Veterans Monument (here, next to this marker); Raritan Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Memorial to the Naraticong Indians (a few steps from this marker); John Basilone (within shouting distance of this marker); Raritan Water Power Canal (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nevius Street Bridge
Somerset County Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Tom Golembiewski, February 17, 2018
2. Somerset County Veterans Monument
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Hibernia Mine Railroad Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jersey Central Lines (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raritan.
 
More about this marker. This marker and the two next to it were erected in this location in 2017.
 
Categories. Military
 
Somerset County Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Tom Golembiewski, February 17, 2018
3. Somerset County Veterans Monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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