Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Charles Albert “Chief” Bender
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 12.544′ N, 77° 10.519′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Ashburn Drive. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the United States Army War College. ID required to enter base and vehicle is thoroughly inspected. Buildings may not be photographed. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dragoon Circle (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); To Commemorate the First Home of the "Mobile Arm" (about 300 feet away); Thorpe Hall (about 700 feet away); Wheelock Bandstand (approx. 0.2 miles away); Army Medical Department Memorial U S Army War College Alumni Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coren Apartments (approx. 0.2 miles away); Frederick the Great (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
Also see . . .
1. Charles Albert "Chief" Bender - Philadelphia Athletics Historical Society. (Submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Charles Albert Bender - National Baseball Hall of Fame. (Submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 948 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 2. submitted on November 29, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on May 1, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.