Livonia in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
George A. Custer U.S. Army Reserve Center
Major General George A. Custer
Distinguished soldier from the state of Michigan was graduated from U.S. Military Academy 1861
He, with 264 officers and men of the Seventh U.S. Calvary, was killed in action at the Battle of the Little Big Horn, Montana Territory, 25 June 1876.
Erected 1969 by U.S. Army.
Location. 42° 22.898′ N, 83° 23.215′ W. Marker is in Livonia, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker is on Schoolcraft Road east of Wayne Road. Touch for map. Inside of the front entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 34451 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia MI 48150, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newburg Methodist Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Newburgh Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); Chief Tonquish Burial Site (approx. 2.1 miles away); "Learning by Doing" (approx. 2.2 miles away); Nankin Millers House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Nankin Mills (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Nankin Mills (approx. 2½ miles away); Wilson Barn (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Livonia.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. This page has been viewed 2,145 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 23, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.