West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Maj. Gen. R. L. Howze
for his promotion and
development of polo
U. S. Military Academy.
Constructed by the
Maj. Gen. Wm. R. Smith
Maj. P. B. Fleming
Lt. R. B. Lord
Engineer in Charge
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Location. 41° 23.195′ N, 73° 57.806′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Mills Road, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located on the grounds of the U.S. Military Academy, just south of Michie Stadium. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michie Stadium (within shouting distance of this marker); Southeast Asia Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lusk Reservoir (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Class of June 1943 Memorial (about 400 feet away); Fort Wyllys (approx. USMA Crest (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Beverly Robinson House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Forts Webb, Wyllys and Meigs (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 22, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 551 times since then and 130 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 22, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.