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King of Prussia in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Greene’s Division

Continental Army

 

—Valley Forge   December 19 1777   June 18 1778 —

 
Greene’s Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
1. Greene’s Division Marker
Inscription.
Major General Nathaniel Greene
Weedon’s Brigade
Brig. General George Weedon
commanding

13th Regiment Infantry Pennsylvania Line   Col. Walter Stewart
(Raised as “State Regiment of Foot” March 1 1777 attached to Pennsylvania Line as 13th Regiment Infantry November 12 1777 – Consolidated with 2d Regiment Infantry July 1 1778)
2d Regiment Virginia Infantry   Lieut. Colonel Charles Dabney
6th Regiment Virginia Infantry   Colonel John Gibson
10th Regiment Virginia Infantry   Colonel John Green
14th Regiment Virginia Infantry   Lieut. Colonel William Davis

 
Location. 40° 5.832′ N, 75° 25.534′ W. Marker is in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Outer Line Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is on the tour road in Valley Forge National Historical Park, at stop 2. Marker is in this post office area: King of Prussia PA 19406, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Log City (a few steps from this marker); Winter Encampment (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers’ Huts (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Greene’s Division
Valley Forge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
2. Valley Forge Marker
(about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); DeKalb’s Division (approx. 0.3 miles away); DeKalb's Division (Learned's Brigade) (approx. half a mile away); Maine (approx. half a mile away); Patriots of African Descent (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in King of Prussia.
 
Also see . . .  Valley Forge National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on March 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Weedon’s Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
3. Weedon’s Brigade Marker
Replica huts where Weedon’s Brigade spent the winter encampment of 1777-78 can be seen in the background of the photo.
Greene’s Division Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
4. Greene’s Division Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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