Fort Belvoir in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1999 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number E-64.)
Location. 38° 42.667′ N, 77° 8.63′ W. Marker is in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the intersection of Richmond Highway (U.S. 1) and Belvoir Road, on the right when traveling east on Richmond Highway. Touch for map. Located at the Pence Gate for Fort Belvoir. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Belvoir VA 22060, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Belvoir (here, next to this marker); Woodlawn (approx. 0.7 miles away); George Washington's Gristmill Doeg Indians (approx. ¾ mile away); Non Commissioned Officers’ Service Club (approx. 1½ miles away); ‘Thermo-Con’ House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mount Air Historic Site (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mount Air (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Belvoir.
Also see . . . Establishment of Camp Humpreys. A look at the history of the fort. Links from this page detail the installation's history up to the present day. (Submitted on May 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,081 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 14, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.