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Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary 
Route in New Jersey

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Dr. Robert A. Selig will present on Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 7-9 pm. at the Princeton Public Library on the topic of Rochambeau at Princeton

The W3R-NJ Association is a non-profit corporation that was formed to promote, preserve, and commemorate the march of the French and allied expeditionary forces through New Jersey; to support the activities of local historical organizations; promote the goals of the National W3R Association and the National Park Services; and to assist New Jersey State agencies and local organizations with similar missions. Please Donate.
New Jersey and the National Historic Trail

The Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route was designated a National Historic Trail by Congress (PL 111-11) and signed by President Obama in March 2009. It commemorates the 700 miles of land and water routes followed by the allied Continental and French armies between 1780-83 under their respective leaders generals Washington and Rochambeau through Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and what is now Washington D.C. This march led to the American-French victory over British forces under Lord Cornwallis at the siege of Yorktown, Virginia, and essentially ended the War for Independence. The National Historic Trail also includes the allied troops’ return march and water routes and related reconnaissance expeditions of the officers.

Locally W3R-NJ seeks to identify historic sites along New Jersey’s section of the National Historic Trail for marking, preservation, etc. consistent with our partners providing a rich environment for interpretation and education.

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Email: info@w3r-nj.org
Phone: 732-469-5836
Website: https://www.nps.gov/waro/index.htm
Email: WashingtonRochambeauNHT@gmail.com
Phone: 215-597-1581

New Jersey and the Crossroads
of the American Revolution National Heritage Area

The Crossroads of the American Revolution National Heritage Area was established to promote a greater understanding of Revolutionary Era historical sites, communities and other organizations in New Jersey. The Crossroads is working closely with W3R-NJ to provide for the identification and interpretation of resources for the educational and inspirational benefit of future generations and preserving New Jersey’s historic identity.

To contact us:

Email: info@w3r-nj.org
Phone: 732-469-5836
Website: http://revolutionarynj.org
Phone: (609) 633-2060
Fax: (609) 292-0170
Email: info@RevolutionaryNJ.org

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