South River in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
South River World War I Memorial
South River, N.J.
who served in the spirit of self sacrifice
enrolled themselves in
the service of their country
1914 • World War • 1919
Died in Service
Wislently Boncarewicz • Conrad Schmitt • Frank Frandsen • William A. Schmitzer • David Gecelik • Joseph A. Schpsco • Steve Levandosky • Michael Shuplek Thomas Lyons • Henry Wenzel • John Yaramchuck
Location. 40° 27.038′ N, 74° 22.895′ W. Marker is in South River, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Main Street (New Jersey Route 535) near Thomas Street. Touch for map. Marker is in front of the Old School Baptist Church, which now houses the South River Historical & Preservation Society. Marker is at or near this postal address: 64-66 Main Street, South River NJ 08882, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old School Baptist Church (here, next to this marker); South River World War II, Korean Conflict, and Vietnam Conflict Memorial Cannon Brothers' Park (approx. half a mile away); L.J. Smith Farmhouse (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sayreville, New Jersey Time Capsule (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sayre and Fisher Brick Water Tower (approx. 1.8 miles away); Sayre & Fisher Reading Room (approx. 2 miles away); Sayreville United Methodist Church (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South River.
Also see . . .
1. South River World War I Service Memorial. Another marker commemorating the service for "the boys of South River who answered their country's call and served in the World War" is located inside the South River Museum building. (Submitted on February 6, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. World War I Casualties from South River, NJ. Brief biographies and some pictures of the World War I Casualties from South River, NJ. (Submitted on February 12, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
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Categories. • 20th Century • Military • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 6, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,015 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 6, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.