New Brunswick in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
New Brunswick Sailors
erects this memorial
to her three sons
who perished on the U.S.S. Maine
February 15, 1898
in Havana Harbor, Cuba
Frederick Lawrence Jernee
William Henry Robinson
John Henry Ziegler
Back of Monument:
In memory of the
New Brunswick N.J.
sailors who lost their lives on
Erected by City of New Brunswick, NJ.
Location. 40° 30.142′ N, 74° 27.609′ W. Marker is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Easton Avenue and Park Blvd., on the right when traveling west on Easton Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located in Buccleuch Park. Marker is in this post office area: New Brunswick NJ 08901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cuban Howitzer (here, next to this marker); Buccleuch Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Buccleuch (approx. 0.3 miles away); Landing Lane Bridge - 1895 (approx. half a mile away); The Historic Community of Raritan Landing (approx. 0.6 miles away); On This High Ground Raritan Landing (approx. 0.7 miles away); Queen’s College (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Brunswick.
More about this marker. The back of the monument contains a plaque containing the image of the U.S.S. Maine.
Also see . . . U.S.S. Maine. U.S. Navy Battleships website. (Submitted on February 1, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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