GLEN ROCK HONOR ROLL SOLDIERS

Borough men who served during World War I

Click here for a list of the names on the plaque.
Frederick Freestone

Frederick Freestone

Saving Hallowed Ground

Saving Hallowed Ground

11/11/2017 an oak tree was dedicated at Veterans Park, honoring Peter Ebbert, Frederick Jensen, Mortimer Kerr, Jacob Phillips and Frank Squires.

J. Olen Van Blarcom

J. Olen Van Blarcom

Member of NJ National Guard, 1916/17

John Olen Van Blarcom

John Olen Van Blarcom

Ludovicus van Iersel

Ludovicus van Iersel

Medal of Honor recipient, 1919. Enlisted from Glen Rock, NJ.

Honor Roll

Honor Roll

Memorial plaque on The Rock. The first five men listed made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

1921 Dedication

1921 Dedication

The plaque being affixed to the front of The Rock

Peter Ebbert

Peter Ebbert

George C. Hubschmitt

George C. Hubschmitt

High School yearbook photo

George C. Hubschmitt

George C. Hubschmitt

World War II

John J. Mulqueen

John J. Mulqueen

John J. Mulqueen

John J. Mulqueen

Chief of Glen Rock Police Department

Arthur J. Kidd

Arthur J. Kidd

Garret Sinkway

Garret Sinkway

Nelson Moxley

Nelson Moxley

7th US Cavalry, WWI. Nelson moved to Glen Rock in the 1930s so his name is not on The Rock plaque.

Herbert Spendlove

Herbert Spendlove

Ralph Van Orden (2nd from left)

Ralph Van Orden (2nd from left)

From 1916 Ridgewood High School yearbook, baseball team photo

Maurice Clark (seated, left)

Maurice Clark (seated, left)

From the 1916 Ridgewood High School yearbook, baseball photo

Philip Schuyler

Philip Schuyler

High School yearbook photo

A. Gordon Miesse

A. Gordon Miesse

High School yearbook photo

Glen Rock, NJ

Glen Rock, NJ

The Rock today

Special thanks to:

Kristin McGowan

Evan Tryforos

and the GLEN ROCK JAYCEES

 

Header drawing: copyright 1997 by R. James Aber.  Used with permission.

 

Glen Rock Historical and Preservation Society, Inc.

PO Box 581, Glen Rock, NJ 07452

GRHistoricalSociety@gmail.com

 

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