Braddock's Last Encampment
Here also, George Washington, who having taken ill at Bear Camp, now Oakton Maryland, June 19, 1755, rejoined the army.
About one mile distant, near the mouth of Crooked Run, Braddock crossed the Monongahela river on the morning of July 9, 1755. In the evening he retreated by the same route.
Erected 1914 by Queen Aliquippa Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, French and Indian.
Location. 40° 21.17′ N, 79° 48.811′ W. Marker is in White Oak, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Victoria Drive. Located in rock in front of the White Oak Pool. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 169 Victoria Drive, McKeesport PA 15131, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Helen Richey (approx. 1.1 miles away); Queen Aliquippa (approx. 1.1 miles away);
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