Highland Falls in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Iranian Hostage Reunion
This plaque is dedicated to that spirit of patriotism to the eight brave young men who earlier lost their lives attempting to rescue the hostages, and to all who have risked or lost their lives for freedom.
Location. 41° 22.384′ N, 73° 57.833′ W. Marker is in Highland Falls, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on West Point Hwy, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on the median between West Point Hwy and Main Street. 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. The Army Mule (here, next to this marker); Abrams Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); Capt. Molly Corbin (within shouting distance of this marker); Warner Sisters (about 300 feet away, measured Andre Cavaro Lucas (about 500 feet away); USMA Iraq and Afghanistan Deaths (about 500 feet away); The Long Gray Line (about 600 feet away); Buttermilk Falls (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Highland Falls.
Categories. • Notable Events • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,098 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.