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Fort Defiance in Augusta County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Quarles Walk

 
 
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By TeamOHE, December 21, 2019
1. Quarles Walk Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to Julian Quarles, '35 for his service to his country, his commitment to AMA and honoring the 75th anniversary of his graduation from AMA. (Marker Number 2010.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationMilitary.
 
Location. 38° 14.233′ N, 78° 58.645′ W. Marker is in Fort Defiance, Virginia, in Augusta County. Marker can be reached from Lee Highway (U.S. 11) north of Willow Spout Road (Virginia Route 742), on the left when traveling north. Located on the grounds of the Augusta Military Academy Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1640 Lee Highway, Fort Defiance VA 24437, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This 1886 Bell (here, next to this marker); Augusta Military Academy Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Augusta Military Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); Dwight D. Eisenhower Visits Augusta Military Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Augusta Military Academy
Quarles Walk Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 21, 2019
2. Quarles Walk Marker
(about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Augusta Stone Church (about 700 feet away); The Rev. John Craig (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Augusta Stone Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Defiance.
 
Also see . . .  Augusta Military Academy (Wikipedia). (Submitted on December 22, 2020, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 19, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 19, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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