Highland Falls in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2006 by West Point – Highland Falls Rotary Club and the Local Development Corporation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Military. In addition, it is included in the Buffalo Soldiers, and the Rotary International series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1907.
Location. 41° 22.596′ N, 73° 57.758′ W. Marker is in Highland Falls, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is near the Thayer Gate to the West Point Military Academy. 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 walking distance of this marker. All Services Guardian Angel (a few steps from this marker); The Thayer Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); Buffalo Soldier Monument 1st Infantry Regiment (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Essayons— “Let Us Try” (approx. ¼ mile away); The Path to Victory (approx. ¼ mile away); Lafayette's Tour (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Highland Falls.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 487 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.