Highland Falls in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2006 by West Point – Highland Falls Rotary Club and the Local Development Corporation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Buffalo Soldiers marker series.
Location. 41° 22.596′ N, 73° 57.758′ W. Marker is in Highland Falls, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is near the Thayer Gate to the West Point Military Academy. Marker is in this post office area: Highland Falls NY 10928, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. All Services Guardian Angel (a few steps from this marker); The Thayer Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Infantry Regiment (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buffalo Soldier Field (approx. Iranian Hostage Reunion (approx. ¼ mile away); The Army Mule (approx. ¼ mile away); Abrams Gate (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Highland Falls.
Categories. • African Americans • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 290 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.