West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Frederick Dent Grant
Eldest Son of General & President Ulysses S. Grant
—1850 – 1912 —
was with his father at
Grand Gulf • Raymond • Jackson •
Champion’s Hill • Big Black River • Vicksburg •
Chattanooga • City Point •
U.S. Military Academy • Class 1871 •
Yellowstone & Black Hills Expeditions • 1873-4
Aide-de-Camp to Lieut. Gen. P.H. Sheridan •
U.S. Minister to Austria-Hungary •
Porto-Rican Campaign •
Philippine Campaigns •
Invasion of N. Luzon • Mt. Arayat • Olangape •
Balabad • Ipe •Camarines • Samar • Leyte •
Location. 41° 23.987′ N, 73° 57.971′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Washington Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in the West Point Cemetery, Section 26, Row D, Grave 39. 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. Wood Monument (a few steps from this marker); Winfield Scott (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cadet Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Anderson Memorial Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); George Armstrong Custer Richard Thomas Shea, Jr. (about 700 feet away); Shea Stadium (about 700 feet away); USMA Class of 1952 Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Also see . . . Obituary of Frederick Dent Grant. Ulysses S. Grant Association website. (Submitted on September 30, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 971 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 30, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 5. submitted on April 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.