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

Huntington’s Brigade

 
 
Huntington’s Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
1. Huntington’s Brigade Marker
Inscription.
Occupied this ground

 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 40° 6.087′ N, 75° 26.911′ W. Marker is in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Camp Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in Valley Forge National Historical Park. 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. A different marker also named Huntington’s Brigade (a few steps from this marker); “Crowded and Very Sickly” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Grand Parade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Training for Victory (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major General Friedrich Wilhelm Baron von Steuben (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Pointed Defense (approx. 0.2 miles away); Varnum’s Quarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gen. Lachlan McIntosh (approx. 0.3 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
 
Marker in Valley Forge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
2. Marker in Valley Forge
Huntington’s Brigade Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
3. Huntington’s Brigade Markers
Two markers for Huntington’s Brigade are found at this location. The redoubt occupied by Huntington's troops is also visible in the background.
Huntington’s Brigade Marker and Redoubt 4 image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
4. Huntington’s Brigade Marker and Redoubt 4
Redoubt 4, seen in the background and occupied in 1777-78 by Huntington's Brigade, anchored the right flank of the inner defense line at Valley Forge.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 525 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 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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