Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1977 by State of Michigan. (Marker Number S0182.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps, and the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 17.986′ N, 83° 5.838′ W. Marker is in Detroit, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker is on Fort Wayne Drive near Livernois. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6825 West Jefferson, Detroit MI 48209, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. The Capture of Detroit (approx. 1.2 miles away in Canada); Jesuit Mission to the Hurons (approx. 2.4 kilometers away in Canada); 1748 (approx. 2.4 kilometers away in Canada); Montreal Point in 1782 (approx. 2.8 kilometers away in Canada); Ste. Anne Church (approx. 2.9 kilometers away); Gabriel Richard (approx. 2.9 kilometers away); 19th U. S. Infantry (approx. 3.5 kilometers away); Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines (approx. 3.5 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
Also see . . . Historic Fort Wayne Coalition. More information about the fort and its history. The Coalition is involved supporting maintenance and preservation of the Fort. (Submitted on December 11, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Military • War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2008, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. This page has been viewed 1,780 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 9, 2008, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. 2. submitted on December 8, 2015. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.