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St. Augustine in St. Johns County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Florida’s First Muster Site

Florida National Guard

 
 
Florida’s First Muster Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 25, 2020
1. Florida’s First Muster Site Marker
Inscription.  

Florida’s first muster site
Saint Augustine, Florida
16 September 1565
 
Erected by Florida Department of Military Affairs.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: MilitarySettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 29° 53.215′ N, 81° 18.575′ W. Marker is in St. Augustine, Florida, in St. Johns County. Memorial is at the intersection of Marine Street and St. Francis Street, on the left when traveling west on Marine Street. The marker is located on the Florida National Guard Headquarters parade ground. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 82 Marine Street, Saint Augustine FL 32084, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Francis Barracks (a few steps from this marker); Patriot Parade Field (a few steps from this marker); Parade Field Structures (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation New Dawn (within shouting distance of this marker); King's Bakery (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation Iraqi Freedom
Florida’s First Muster Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, July 25, 2020
2. Florida’s First Muster Site Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Persian Gulf War (within shouting distance of this marker); Operation Enduring Freedom (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Augustine.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 20, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 25 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 20, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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Feb. 25, 2021