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. 40° 36.756′ N, 74° 1.884′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Fort Hamilton Pkwy and 99th Street, on the right when traveling south on Fort Hamilton Pkwy. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11209, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert E. Lee Tree (here, next to this marker); First Resistance to British Arms in NY (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Paul Jones (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Dover Patrol 1916 Easter Rising Memorial Marker (approx. 0.2 miles away); M1857 12 Pounder Napoleon (approx. 0.2 miles away); 13-inch Seacoast Mortar, Pattern 1861 (approx. 0.2 miles away); On July 4, 1776 (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 June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 946 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 3, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.