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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
Muhlenberg’s Brigade
Brig. General J. Peter G. Muhlenberg
commanding

“German Regiment” Pennsylvania Line   Lieut. Col. Lewis Weltner
(Raised July 12 1776 – Mustered out January 1781)
1st Regiment Virginia Infantry   Colonel Richard Parker
5th Regiment Virginia Infantry   Colonel Abraham Buford
9th Regiment Virginia Infantry   Lieut. Col. Burgess Ball
13th Regiment Virginia Infantry
Virginia State Regiment of Infantry   Colonel George Gibson

 
Location. 40° 5.902′ N, 75° 25.445′ W. Marker is in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Outer Line Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the tour road in Valley Forge National Historical Park, just before stop 2. Marker is in this post office area: King of Prussia PA 19406, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Are the British Coming? (within shouting distance of this marker); On the Lookout (within shouting distance of this marker); Protection from Attack
Marker at Valley Forge image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
2. Marker at Valley Forge
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Advance Redoubt (about 300 feet away); Log City (about 500 feet away); A City of Huts (about 500 feet away); Winter Encampment (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Greene’s Division (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in King of Prussia.
 
Also see . . .  Valley Forge National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on March 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Muhlenberg’s Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 20, 2010
3. Muhlenberg’s Brigade Marker
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 669 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 20, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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