H.M.S. Assistance Tragedy Memorial

H.M.S. Assistance Tragedy Memorial (HM393)

Location: Highlands, NJ 07732 Monmouth County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 26.895', W 73° 59.75'

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Halyburton Monument

On this spot were buried the remains of the Honorable Hamilton Douglas Halyburton, 1st Lieutenant, Royal Navy, son of the Earl of Morton, and James Champion, Lieutenant of Marines.

Together with twelve members of the crew of H.M.S. Assistance who died here at Sandy Hook in line of duty on December 31, 1783.
HM NumberHM393
Year Placed1939
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 9:14pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] BRIDGER1963  [2] BRIDGER1963  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 585152 N 4477994
Decimal Degrees40.44825000, -73.99583333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 26.895', W 73° 59.75'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 26' 53.70" N, 73° 59' 45.00" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)732
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 62-74 Hartshorne Dr, Highlands NJ 07732, US
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