Dumont in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In Grateful Remembrance
Citizens of Dumont
[A list of names follow]
Along this road Washington and his Army marched in our War for Independence.
Here during the World War more than a million American soldiers passed on their way to Camp Merritt for service overseas and on their return.
Location. 40° 56.423′ N, 73° 59.641′ W. Marker is in Dumont, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Madison Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Washington Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dumont NJ 07628, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old North Church (here, next to this marker); Derick Banta House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp Merritt Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Camp Merritt South Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); African American Baptist Church Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old Slave Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Zabriskie-Christie House (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dumont.
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