West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
USMA Class of 1941 Memorial
Dedicated to the Army and Army Air Corps
members of the USMA Class of 1941
who gave their lives during
World War II & The Korean War
Howard F. Adams Captain, Air Corps Over Germany 26 Feb 43 • Emory A. Austin, Jr. Captain, Cavalry On Attu 15 May 43 • Henry N. Blanchard, Jr. Captain, Signal Corps In France 17 Jun 44 • Edgar C. Boggs Captain, Infantry On Luzon 5 Feb 45 • Marshall W. Carney Captain, Air Corps Over Italy 20 Oct 43 • Ira B. Cheaney, Jr. 1st Lt., Infantry On Bataan 30 Jan 42 • Wadsworth P. Clapp Lt. Col., Engineers In Germany 22 Feb 45 • Lantham C. Connally Captain, Air Corps Over Japan 4 Jul 45 • Thomas R. Camer Major, Air Corps Over Italy 3 Jul 43 • Robert L. Cummings Captain, Infantry On Leyte 30 Nov 44 • James H. Dienelt Captain, Air Corps Over Timor 11 Jun 43 • Donald L. Driscoll Major, Infantry In Korea 31 Dec 53 • Paul D. Duke Major, Engineers In France 4 Aug 44 • Ernest Durr, Jr. Major, Engineers In Northern Italy 26 Apr 45 • Horace G. Foster, Jr. Major, Air Corps Over Hank0w 24 Aug 43
“Live, Serve, and Die, We pray, West Point, for thee.”
Erected by USMA Class of 1941.
Location. 41° 23.844′ N, 73° 57.325′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Pitcher Road. Marker is located at the entrance to Flirtation Walk on the Hudson River, on the east end of Pitcher Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Kelleher / Charles Jobes (here, next to this marker); USMA Class of 1980 Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Vera Cruz (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Mexico City (about 500 feet away); The Great Chain (about 600 feet away); In Memoriam (about 600 feet away); Sherburne’s Redoubt (about 600 feet away); Constitution Island (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
More about this memorial. The top of the marker contains the USMA Coat of Arms and the crest for the Class of 1941.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, World II •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 772 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 13, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.