Highland Falls in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
USMA cadet fame
buried at this site.
Marker inscribed with
song title tribute.
1789-1877 O & R Utilities
Erected by State of New York.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
Location. 41° 20.889′ N, 73° 58.286′ W. Marker is in Highland Falls, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Old NY 218 north of Cemetery Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located in Highland Union Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Highland Falls NY 10928, 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. Union Cemetery War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Molly (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Concord Minute Man of 1776 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Garrison Home (approx. 1.2 miles away); Church of the Holy Innocents (approx. 1.2 miles away); The First Chain (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sugar Loaf Iran Hostages (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Highland Falls.
Also see . . .
1. Benny Havens, Oh!. Song Benny Havens, Oh! performed by the West Point Cadet Glee Club, with lyrics. (Submitted on April 25, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. . . . . So we'll sing our reminisceneces of Benny Havens, Oh!. Article by George Hall from The Pointer, West Point Publication. (Submitted on May 14, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 638 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on April 25, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.