The Battle of Monmouth - 28 June 1778In 1777, the Continental Army was in desperate need of more field artillery. When 31 Swedish-style 4-pounders arrived in New Hampshire in April, Commander-in-Chief George Washington directed that "they will be forwarded to Camp, as fast as circumstances permit."
|Placed By||The Battlefield Restoration and Archaeological Volunteer Organization (BRAVO)|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 11:21pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 557833 N 4457238|
|Decimal Degrees||40.26361667, -74.31985000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 15.817', W 74° 19.191'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 15' 49.02" N, 74° 19' 11.46" W|
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|Area Code(s)||732, 848, 908|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 347 NJ-33, Manalapan Township NJ 07726, US|
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