Fort Benning in Chattahoochee County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
General of the Army Omar N. Bradley resided here during the period February 1941 to January 1942, while serving as Commandant of the Infantry School in the grade of Brigadier General.
General of the Army George C. Marshall, while serving in the grade of Lieutenant Colonel as Assistant Commandant of the Infantry School from November 1927 to June 1932, resided in quarters which were located to the left rear of “Riverside,” the structure was subsequently demolished and the present Assistant Commandant`s quarters, 118 Eames Avenue, was constructed in 1934.
General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower occupied quarters to
Erected 1974 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 026-5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 22.077′ N, 84° 57.534′ W. Marker is in Fort Benning, Georgia, in Chattahoochee County. Marker is on Vibbert Avenue 0.1 miles west of Lumpkin Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Vibbert Avenue, Fort Benning GA 31905, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dwight David Eisenhower ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Post Headquarters -- JAG ( about 600 feet away); Fort Benning / Fort Benning Military Reservation ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Gowdy Field ( approx. 0.3 miles away); China Gate ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Fort Benning - Station Hospital / National Infantry Museum ( approx. half a mile away); The Infantry Board ( approx. 1.1 miles away); 505th Parachute Infantry ( approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Benning.
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