— Pulaski's Massacre —October 15, 1778, the largest military engagement in what is today Ocean County occurred near this site. A force of 200 British and Loyalist Troops under the command of Capt. Patrick Ferguson surprised and defeated a portion of Brig. Gen. Casmir Pulaski's Legion under the command of Lt. Col. Baron De Bose. American losses numbered about 50 men.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 554130 N 4380590|
|Decimal Degrees||39.57331667, -74.36976667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 34.399', W 74° 22.186'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 34' 23.94" N, 74° 22' 11.16" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 835 Radio Rd, Little Egg Harbor Township NJ 08087, US|
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