Salem in Essex County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
The First Muster
the East Regiment,
Massachusetts Militia, held
its first muster. This event
marked the beginning of
the National Guard of the U.S.
the Rotary Club of Salem
May 4, 2002
Erected 2002 by Rotary Club of Salem.
Location. 42° 31.441′ N, 70° 53.367′ W. Marker is in Salem, Massachusetts, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from Washington Square West, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Salem Common. Marker is in this post office area: Salem MA 01970, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. War Memorial Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Roger Conant (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Narbonne House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Immaculate Conception Parish War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Essex County Armed Services Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of Nathaniel H. Felt (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Peter's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home for Aged Women (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
Categories. • Colonial Era •
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