King of Prussia in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1st and 2nd Rhode Island Regiments
Major General Nathanael Greene
Brigadier General James Mirchell Varnum
Colonel Christopher Greene
Colonel Israel Angell
and to other officers and men
of 1st and 2nd Rhode Island Regiments
encamped at Valley Forge in 1777-1778.
- Let Our Name Stand Fair -
Erected by Washington County Pomona Grange No. 3 Rhode Island.
Location. 40° 6.257′ N, 75° 26.555′ W. Marker is in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Valley Forge Park Road (Pennsylvania Route 23), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the tour road in Valley Forge National Historical Park, between stops 9 and 10. Marker is in this post office area: King of Prussia PA 19406, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Varnum’s Brigade (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Varnum’s Quarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Grand Parade (approx. ¼ mile away); Major General Friedrich Wilhelm Baron von Steuben (approx. ¼ mile away); Waterman's Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Training for Victory Loyal Patriots of Valley Forge (approx. ¼ mile away); National Patriots Bell Tower (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in King of Prussia.
Also see . . . Valley Forge National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on March 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 637 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.