Yorktown in York County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Headquarters Site of the Quartermaster General
Erected by Colonial National Historical Park, National Park Service.
Location. 37° 12.15′ N, 76° 30.76′ W. Marker is in Yorktown, Virginia, in York County. Marker is on Historical Tour Drive 0.9 miles west of Surrender Road (Virginia Route 634), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located on the Yorktown Battlefield in Colonial National Historical Park, on the Allied Encampment Tour. Marker is in this post office area: Yorktown VA 23690, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baron Von Steuben (approx. 0.2 miles away); Headquarters Site of Henry Knox (approx. 0.3 miles away); Steuben’s Division (approx. 0.3 miles away); French Hospital (approx. 0.4 miles away); Beaver Dam Creek (approx. 0.4 miles away); Surrender Field (approx. 0.6 miles away); Trophies of War (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ground Your Firelocks! (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Yorktown.
Also see . . .
1. Colonel Timothy Pickering, Yorktown Battlefield. National Park Service. (Submitted on September 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of Yorktown 1781. A British perspective of the Battle of Yorktown from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on September 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary •
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