West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
alcole – sceur
des Etas – Unis
entres dans la lutte
pour la liberte du monde
le 6 Avril 1917
The Polytechnique school of France thanks the United States of America for entering into the fight for liberty of the world April 6 1917.
Erected 1919 by Cadets of L'Ecole Polytechnique.
Location. 41° 23.487′ N, 73° 57.53′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Touch for map. Marker is located at the U.S. Military Academy, in Central Area near Washington Hall. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Douglas MacArthur (about 400 feet away); Constitution Corner (about 400 feet away); Attack on Pearl Harbor (about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Douglas MacArthur (about 500 feet away); The Corps (about 600 feet away); Superintendant's Quarters (about 700 feet away); Dwight David Eisenhower (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Also see . . . L'Ecole Polytechnique Monument. (Submitted on September 28, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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