West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1st Infantry Regiment
War of 1812
World War II
200 years of service to the nation
in war and peace
Dedicated by the soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 1st Infantry
[ Back of Marker : ]
Serving with distinction
at West Point, New York
serving with distinction
at Fort Lewis,
Washington since 1972
Location. 41° 22.681′ N, 73° 57.898′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Wilson Road and Hawkins Place, on the left when traveling south on Wilson Road. Touch for map. Marker is located at the US Military Academy, in front of DPTMS building 621. 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. Thomas Hall (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Buffalo Soldiers (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Thayer Gate (approx. 0.2 All Services Guardian Angel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buffalo Soldier Field (approx. ¼ mile away); Iranian Hostage Reunion (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Army Mule (approx. 0.4 miles away); Capt. Molly Corbin (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
More about this marker. The emblem of the 1st Infantry Regiment appears at the top of the marker.
Categories. • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 337 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.