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12:05 pm

Richard Somers Memorial Ceremony

September 4 @ 12:05 pm - 12:20 pm
Somers Point Library, 801 Shore Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244 United States
Free

Join us for a small wreath-laying ceremony to remember Richard Somers, who was born in Somers Point in 1778 and killed along with the entire 12 man volunteers of the U.S. Navy ship Intrepid.  They died by the shores of Tripoli on September 4, 1804 during America's first War against Jihad when Thomas Jefferson was President.    This

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