America’s Largest WWI Embarkation Camp Was In New Jersey And It Has A Fascinating, Deadly History
New Jersey has a rich wartime history, from the Revolutionary War to the present day. Though we’re not currently at war, the Picatinny Arsenal continues important research and manufacturing efforts, should the time ever come. You’re probably already familiar with the Picatinny Arsenal, though you may not know about Camp Merritt, an integral part of WWI operations.
Did you know about this little piece of New Jersey military history? There’s plenty more. Let me know if you’d be interested in future articles on the subject.
Kristen is a freelance writer, editor, and social media manager who loves her state. Born and raised in New Jersey, sharing all it has to offer is her passion. After attending Montclair State University, she continued her education online, obtaining certifications in social media management. Contact: [email protected]
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