Red Bank Monument

Red Bank Monument (HM1BMO)

Location: National Park, NJ 08063 Gloucester County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 52.314', W 75° 11.317'

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Stephen M. Sweeney, Director, Frank J. DiMarco, Liaison
Red Bank Battlefield
Gloucester County Parks and Recreation
Transcription of 1829 Monument in the Original Language

North Side
A number of the New Jersey & Pennsylvania Volunteers being desirous to perpetuate the memory of the distinguished Officers & Soldiers who fought and bled in the Glorious struggle for American Independence have erected this monument on the 22 day of Oct. A.D. 1829

West Side
This monument was erected on the 22 Oct. 1929 to transmit to posterity a grateful rememberance of the patriotism & gallantry of Lieut. Colonel Christopher Greene who with 400 men conquered the hessian army of 2,000 troops then in the British Service at Red Bank on the 22nd Oct., 1777. Among the wounded was found their commander Count Donlop who died of his wounds and whose body is interred near the spot where he fell.
Placed ByGloucester County
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Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 3:15pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 483869 N 4413556
Decimal Degrees39.87190000, -75.18861667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 52.314', W 75° 11.317'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 52' 18.84" N, 75° 11' 19.02" W
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Area Code(s)856
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300-398 Bluff Rd, National Park NJ 08063, US
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