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Rock of the Marne - Burlington

   
Rock of the Marne - Burlingtonzoom
540 High Street
Burlington
NJ
USA
08016
1923

This monument consists of a copper WWI soldier in uniform with his front foot anchored on a rock. The soldier holds an angled rifle with bayonet, and has a pack against his chest.  The sculpture rests atop a tall granite plinth with cornice.  A bronze honor roll plaque is mounted to the front surface. 

The WWI monument, in front of the VFW Memorial Hall, is flanked by several other war memorials. 

Photos courtesy of: 
NJ State Historic Preservation Office
Night photo - Nicholas J. Cuozzo
Vintage postcard - Rutgers University Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives

 

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