“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Lacour in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

John Archer Lejeune

John Archer LeJeune Marker image. Click for full size.
April 28, 2016
1. John Archer LeJeune Marker
Inscription. Lt. General Lejeune, 1867-1942, was born in Innis; commanded the 2nd Division of the AEF during WW I; became Commandant of USMC; was superintendent of VMI from 1929 to 1937.
Erected 1969 by The Louisiana Tourist Commission.
Location. 30° 49.395′ N, 91° 35.937′ W. Marker is near Lacour, Louisiana, in Pointe Coupee Parish. Marker is on State Highway 419 0.9 miles east of State Highway 972, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Batchelor LA 70715, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Hickory (approx. mile away); St. Stephens Episcopal Church and Cemetery (approx. 6.5 miles away); Battle of Bayou Fordoche (approx. 9.5 miles away); Randall Oak (approx. 12.8 miles away); John Archer LeJeune (approx. 13.3 miles away); Grave Of Oliver Pollock (approx. 15.1 miles away in Mississippi); White Hall Plantation House (approx. 15.4 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. John A. Lejeune. Wikipedia (Submitted on May 5, 2016.) 

2. About Lt. Gen. John Archer Lejeune (1867-1942). United States Marine Corps (Submitted on May 5, 2016.) 
Categories. EducationWar, World I
John Archer LeJeune Marker image. Click for full size.
April 28, 2016
2. John Archer LeJeune Marker
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