El Paso in El Paso County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Fort Bliss, C.S.A.
Erected 1964 by Texas Historical Commission.
Location. 31° 48.012′ N, 106° 25.626′ W. Marker is in El Paso, Texas, in El Paso County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Pershing Road and Pleasanton Road. Click for map. The marker is located at the Old Fort Bliss Replica on the grounds of Fort Bliss MWR. It is located on southeast corner of the visitor parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: Building 5054, Pleasanton Road, El Paso TX 79906, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Depression Era Group: 1927 - 1939 (approx. half a mile away); Hammett House (approx. half a mile away); Wilson Park The Howze House (approx. half a mile away); Pershing Circle (approx. half a mile away); Hinman Hall (approx. 0.7 miles away); Quarters 213, Chaparral House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Abrams House (approx. 0.7 miles away).
More about this marker. Public access to Fort Bliss changes, but as of 9/1/2013 the regulations are: "Civilians are welcome on Post and may enter Fort Bliss by showing a U.S. Driver's License or U.S. Government Issued ID at the Robert E. Lee Gate (by El Paso International Airport) or Cassidy Gate (off HWY 54) seven days a week, 24-hours a day."
Also see . . . Fort Bliss | The Handbook of Texas Online| Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). (Submitted on September 1, 2013, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
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