New Windsor in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
52 American hostages from
Stewart Airport to West
Point after their release
from captivity in Iran
January 25, 1981.
Erected by State of New York.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Patriots & Patriotism.
Location. 41° 29.125′ N, 74° 5.755′ W. Marker is in New Windsor, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Little Britian Road (New York State Route 207) and Breunig Road, on the right when traveling west on Little Britian Road. Near the NY Route 207 entrance to Stewart International Airport. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Windsor NY 12553, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bruenig Road (approx. 0.7 miles away); Falls House Site (approx. 0.9 miles away); We Will Never Forget (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hostages Return From Iran (approx. 0.9 miles away); United States Military Academy (approx. Thomas Archibald Stewart (approx. 0.9 miles away); Little Britain, N.Y. (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hutsites 1782-1783 (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Windsor.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 2, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 411 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 2, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.