1750-1806General Knox was the Commander of the Continental Army Artillery. He was in charge of the placement of the artillery cannons on the palisades in Fort Lee. His main objective was to stop the British fleet from sailing up the Hudson River. He was one of two generals to serve Washington throughout the Revolutionary War.
|Placed By||Borough of Fort Lee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 2:30am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 586945 N 4522440|
|Decimal Degrees||40.84840000, -73.96855000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 50.904', W 73° 58.113'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 50' 54.24" N, 73° 58' 6.78" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1600-1602 Parker Ave, Fort Lee NJ 07024, US|
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