14th New Jersey Infantry Regiment

14th New Jersey Infantry Regiment (HM8LY)

Location: Frederick, MD 21703 Frederick County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 22.242', W 77° 23.553'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 217 views
Inscription
(Upper Plaque):
Erected by the State of
New Jersey to commemorate the
heroic services of the 14th Regiment
New Jersey Volunteer Infantry
1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 6th Corps
Army of the Potomac, at the
Battle of Monocacy, MD
July 9th 1864.
*********
The 14th Regiment New Jersey
Volunteers was organized on the
Monmouth Battle Ground and
mustered in to the United States
service near Freehold, New
Jersey, August 26th 1862 and was
mustered out June 18th 1865 near
Washington, D.C.

(Lower Plaque):
The Union Forces
Commanded by General Lew Wallace on this battlefield
so stubbornly opposed the Confederate troops under
General Jubal A. Early as to assure the safety of the
National Capital
*************
The Commission to erect the monument
Major John C. Patterson President
Adjutant William H Foster Secretary, Corporal R A Clark Treasurer
Captain Jarvis Wanser, Sergeant John Grover
Thos Manson & Son Builders

(First Re-dedication Plaque):
This site rededicated
July 5, 1864
Civil War Centennial Commission
State of New Jersey
Richard J. Hughes
Governor

(Second Re-dedication Plaque): We commemorate the 100th anniversary of this monument and rededicate it in honor of those who served with pride and distinction in the 14th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry. One hundred years ago, in a time of healing the surviving veterans came here to remember their comrades and their sacrifices. We gather here today to honor them anew. Their struggle to preserve the Union must never be forgotten.

The New Jersey Civil War History Association
July 7, 2007
Details
HM NumberHM8LY
Tags
Placed ByState of New Jersey
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 4:13am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 293898 N 4360645
Decimal Degrees39.37070000, -77.39255000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 22.242', W 77° 23.553'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 22' 14.52" N, 77° 23' 33.18" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)240, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5148-5156 Urbana Pike, Frederick MD 21703, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Commemoration
0.02 miles
Federals Take a Stand
0.02 miles
Nick of Time
0.09 miles
Slave to Soldier
0.1 miles
Burning of the Bridge
0.25 miles
Burning the Bridge
0.25 miles
Desperate Escape
0.25 miles
Fleeing for Their Lives
0.25 miles
L'Hermitage
0.32 miles
Best Family Farm
0.32 miles
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. This marker needs at least one picture.
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?