West Point in King William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Lt. Gen. Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller
Erected 2007 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number OC-16.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Distinguished Service Cross/Navy Cross/Air Force Cross Recipients marker series.
Location. 37° 32.219′ N, 76° 47.931′ W. Marker is in West Point, Virginia, in King William County. Marker is on 14th Street (Virginia Route 33) 0.1 miles east of Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Home of Signer (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indians Poisoned At Peace Meeting (approx. ¼ mile away); Indian Treaty of 1646 (approx. ¼ mile away); King William County / King and Queen County (approx. ¼ mile away); Lieutenant General Lewis B. Puller (approx. ¾ mile away); Battle of Eltham’s Landing (approx. 2 miles away); Eltham (approx. 2.2 miles away); Peninsular Campaign (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 5,338 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. 4. submitted on March 22, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.