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Butler in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Park Place Veterans Park

 
 
Park Place Veterans Park Marker-Spanish American War image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
1. Park Place Veterans Park Marker-Spanish American War
Inscription.
Spanish American War Monument
Freedom Patriotism and Humanity-To commemorate the war with Spain, The Philippine Insurrection and China Relief Expedition 1898-1902. This tablet was erected by the Corporal Thomas B. Miller Camp No. 17 Department of New Jersey United Spanish War Veterans 1942

Vietnam War Monument
Dedicated to all who served Vietnam War 1959-1975 Special Tribute to the men who lost their lives.
Charles Harry Haber Jr. Spec 4 Army 10 Jan 45-22 Mar 67; James Michael Mathews Cpl Marine Corps 02 Nov 45-18 June 68; Harold Joseph Mathews Jr. PFC Marine Corps 23 Jan 47-11 Sept 68. Donated by the citizens of the borough of Butler-Dedicated May 25, 1987.

Korean War Monument
Dedicated to all who served Korean War 1950-1955 Special tribute to those who lost their lives.
Frederick W. Aten 15 Feb 31-24 Oct 50 Cpl Army; George R. Tallman 12 Mar 29-16 Aug 52 PFC Army; Robert R. Downs Jr. 19 June 31-25 Dec 52 PVT Army-Donated by the citizens of the Borough of Butler, Dedicated May 25, 1987.
 
Location. 41° 0.109′ N, 74° 20.389′ W. Marker is in Butler, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Park Place. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Butler NJ 07405, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are

Park Place Veterans Park Marker-Vietnam War image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
2. Park Place Veterans Park Marker-Vietnam War
within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. American Hard Rubber Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Butler Railroad Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Morris County (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Butternut Tree (approx. one mile away); Federal Hill Historic Site (approx. 1.7 miles away); Slaterís Mill (approx. 1.8 miles away); Riverdale War Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Riverdale World War I Memorial (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Butler.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, Vietnam
 
Park Place Veterans Park Marker-Korean War image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
3. Park Place Veterans Park Marker-Korean War
Park Place Veterans Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
4. Park Place Veterans Park Marker
Full view of the park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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