Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Church of the Generals
St. Johnís Episcopal Church
General Robert E. Lee – Vestryman 1842-1844
General Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson – Baptized 1849
General Matthew B. Ridgway (N.A.T.O. Commander) – Baptized 1899
Other general and flag officers
who have worshipped here are
Location. Marker has been reported permanently removed. It was located near 40° 36.756′ N, 74° 1.884′ W. Marker was in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker was at the intersection of Fort Hamilton Pkwy and 99th Street, on the right when traveling south on Fort Hamilton Pkwy. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11209, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Robert E. Lee Tree (was here, next to this marker but has been reported 12-Inch Naval Gun, Mark V, Model 8 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Robert E. Lee (about 800 feet away); 12-Pounder “Napoleons”, Model of 1857 (Reproductions) (about 800 feet away); First Resistance to British Arms in NY (about 800 feet away); John J. Carty Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Paul Jones (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Dover Patrol (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooklyn.
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,057 times since then and 19 times this year. Last updated on September 28, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 3, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4, 5. submitted on September 28, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.