West Point in King William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Lt. Gen. Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller
Erected 2007 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number OC 16.)
Location. 37° 32.219′ N, 76° 47.931′ W. Marker is in West Point, Virginia, in King William County. Marker is on 14th Street (Virginia Route 33) 0.1 miles east of Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point VA 23181, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Home of Signer (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indians Poisoned At Peace Meeting (approx. ¼ mile away); Indian Treaty of 1646 King William County / King and Queen County (approx. ¼ mile away); Lieutenant General Lewis B. Puller (approx. 0.7 miles away); Battle of Eltham’s Landing (approx. 2 miles away); Eltham (approx. 2.2 miles away); Peninsular Campaign (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Point.
Also see . . . USMC - Who's Who in Marine Corps History. Lieutenant General Lewis "Chesty" B. Puller, USMC. (Submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
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