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Springfield in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Patriots who fell at Springfield

 
 
Springfield Patriots Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 5, 2008
1. Springfield Patriots Marker
Inscription.
To the memory of
Patriots who fell at Springfield
June 23, 1780

 
Erected by New Jersey State Society Sons of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 42.6′ N, 74° 18.717′ W. Marker is in Springfield, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker can be reached from Mountain Avenue (County Route 635), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in a small cemetery operated by D.A.R. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 Mountain Ave, Springfield NJ 07081, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Springfield (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colonial Church (about 600 feet away); The Battle of Springfield (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Battle of Springfield (approx. mile away); The Cannonball House (approx. mile away); The Jersey Militia and Continental Army (approx. half a mile away); To the memory of Colonel Israel Angell (approx. 0.6 miles away); Colonel Elias Dayton (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
Also see . . .
Marker in DAR Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 5, 2008
2. Marker in DAR Cemetery
In addition to the monument, the cemetery contains several old graves of those who died in the Battle of Springfield.
 The Battles of Connecticut Farms and Springfield. (Submitted on April 10, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
D.A.R. Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 5, 2008
3. D.A.R. Cemetery
This small cemetery can easily be overlooked by passersby. It is several steps up from street level.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,419 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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