West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
150th Anniversary of the USMA
The Corps of Cadets
The Brigade of Midshipmen
United States Naval Academy
in commemoration of
the 150th Anniversary
of the founding of the
United States Military Academy
Erected 1952 by United States Naval Academy.
Location. 41° 23.397′ N, 73° 57.366′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Thayer Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the United States Military Academy, at the entrance to Taylor 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. 150th Birthday of the USMA (here, next to this marker); West Point Bicentennial (here, next to this marker); Taylor Hall (here, next to this marker); Twentieth Century Wars (within shouting distance of this marker); Reconciliation Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thayer Walk (about 600 feet away); General George S. Patton, Jr. (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 481 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.