Shrewsbury in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the men and women of Shrewsbury
who served their country in World War II
and especially in honor of
George L. Atkinson and
Robert R. Campbell
who gave their lives for their country.
In memory of
Capt. Samuel T. Sleeper
who fell in Spotsylvania Court House, VA.
May 12, 1864
Placed May 1970
Borough of Shrewsbury
Lieutenant Samuel Hoyt
of Wadsworth Brigade, Connecticut State Troops
Lieut. Colonel David S. Brown
22nd Regt. Infantry New York National Guard in U.S. Service
This tablet placed by
Lucille Brown Hunter
Shrewsbury Towne Chapter D.A.R.
Location. 40° 19.438′ N, 74° 3.674′ W. Marker is in Shrewsbury, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Sycamore Avenue (County Route 13A) and Broad Street (New Jersey Route 35), in the median on Sycamore Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shrewsbury NJ 07702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This Sycamore (a few steps from Christ Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker Meeting House (within shouting distance of this marker); Harriet LaFetra (1823-1906) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Myer Park (was approx. one mile away but has been reported missing. ); Battle of the Bulge Monument (approx. 1.1 miles away); Soldiers Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dunwoody Park (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shrewsbury.
Categories. • War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary • War, World II •
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