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.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, Korean • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Distinguished Service Cross/Navy Cross/Air Force Cross Recipients series list.
Location. 37° 32.219′ N, 76° 47.931′ W. Marker is in West Point, Virginia Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point VA 23181, United States of America. 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.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 5,363 times since then and 40 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.