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Loyal Patriots of Valley Forge

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
1. Loyal Patriots of Valley Forge Marker
Inscription.
In Honor of All Loyal Patriots
Who Served under the Command of
General George Washington
In the Winter Encampment at
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
December 19, 1777 - June 19, 1778
and in Honor of
Donald G. Cronan, Founder of the Society

 
Erected 2008 by Society of the Descendants of Washington's Army at Valley Forge.
 
Location. 40° 6.28′ N, 75° 26.266′ W. Marker is in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Pennsylvania Route 23. Touch for map. Marker is next to the entrance to the covered walkway between Washington Memorial Chapel and the Patriots Bell Tower, along Valley Forge Road (Pennsylvania Route 23) in Valley Forge National Historical Park. Marker is in this post office area: Valley Forge PA 19481, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. National Patriots Bell Tower (a few steps from this marker); Waterman's Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriots of African Descent (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1st and 2nd Rhode Island Regiments (approx. ľ mile away); Varnumís Brigade
Loyal Patriots of Valley Forge Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
2. Loyal Patriots of Valley Forge Marker
In front of scrubs to right of steps.
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Varnumís Quarters (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Grand Parade (approx. half a mile away); Major General Friedrich Wilhelm Baron von Steuben (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Valley Forge.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryNotable EventsPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Washington Memorial Chapel Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 30, 2009
3. Washington Memorial Chapel Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 786 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 4, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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