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Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Colonel Claudius Crozet

 
 
Colonel Claudius Crozet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
1. Colonel Claudius Crozet Marker
Inscription.
Born in France   Dec. 31, 1789
Died in Virginia   Jan. 29, 1864

Soldier   Scholar   Educator   Engineer
Chairman of the first
Board of Visitors V. M. I.
1837       1845

 
Location. 37° 47.412′ N, 79° 26.025′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker can be reached from N Main Street (U.S. 11), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Virginia Military Academy. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Virginia Military Institute ( within shouting distance of this marker); VMI World War II Memorial ( about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Washington ( about 400 feet away); Jackson’s Classroom ( about 500 feet away); Virginia Military Institute Historic District ( about 600 feet away); Barracks     The Virginia Military Institute ( about 600 feet away); General Lemuel C. Shepherd Jr. ( about 700 feet away); Stonewall Jackson ( about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
 
Categories. EducationNotable Persons
 
Marker at VMI image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
2. Marker at VMI
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 27, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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