Newark in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
who gave his life
at Pearl Harbor
December 7, 1941
[ Lower Marker: ]
Erected 1942 by Rededicated in 2005 by the American Legion Guy-Callahan Post 152 Newark, NJ.
Location. 40° 44.289′ N, 74° 10.227′ W. Marker is in Newark, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street and Cedar Street, on the left when traveling south on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in the southern end of Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Newark NJ 07104, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. John Fitzgerald Kennedy (a few steps from this marker); “Hitherto Hath The Lord Helped Us” (a few steps from this marker); Elisha Boudinot and General Lafayette (within shouting distance of this marker); First School Safety Patrol in America (within shouting distance of this marker); This Liberty Pole (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Wars of America (about 300 feet away); Historic Plane Tree (about 400 feet away); Philip Kearny (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
Categories. • African Americans • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 8, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 630 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 8, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.