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Raritan Veterans Monument

 
 
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By Tom Golembiewski, February 17, 2018
1. Raritan Veterans Monument
Inscription.
Dedicated
To All Veterans Of
Raritan Borough
To the Honor And
Glory of Those Who
Bravely Served In
All Wars, To Keep
Our Country a
Land of Freedom.
They Are Not Lost
Who Fought and Fell,
They Are Only
Waiting Ahead.

Erected by
The Residents of
Raritan New Jersey
June 14, 1987

 
Erected 1987.
 
Location. 40° 33.908′ N, 74° 38.355′ 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. This marker and the two next to it were erected in this location in 2017. 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. Somerset County 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 (a few steps from this marker); Raritan Water Power Canal (about 400 feet
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By Tom Golembiewski, February 17, 2018
2. Raritan Veterans Monument
away, measured in a direct line); Nevius Street Bridge (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.
 
Categories. Military
 
Raritan Veterans Monument image. Click for full size.
By Tom Golembiewski, February 17, 2018
3. Raritan 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 81 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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