The Battle of Monmouth
— 28 June 1778 —During the Battle of Monmouth, thirst and heat killed almost as many men as cannons and muskets. Everyone was desperate for water. Hundreds of men - and probably Molly Hays - filled canteens and buckets from this spring.
|Placed By||NJ Department of Environmental Protection – Division of Parks & Forestry|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 12:53am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 557928 N 4459159|
|Decimal Degrees||40.28091667, -74.31856667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 16.855', W 74° 19.114'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 16' 51.30" N, 74° 19' 6.84" W|
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|Area Code(s)||732, 848, 908|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 32841 History Hike (Monmouth Battlefield), Manalapan Township NJ 07726, US|
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