Purple Heart Memorial
Combat Wounded Veterans-1782 Military Order of the Purple Heart 1932.
My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.
Erected by Union County Chapter #28 M.O.P.H.
Location. 40° 39.67′ N, 74° 18.458′ W. Marker is in Cranford, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on Springfield Avenue. Touch for map. This memorial is located in Memorial Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 350 Springfield Avenue, Cranford NJ 07016, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lest We Forget (a few steps from this marker); Roll of Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Abbott Harker, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Crane’s Ford (within shouting distance of this marker); Crane’s Mills (approx. 0.3 miles away); Crane Farm and Village Home Site
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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