Near Lacour in Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
John Archer Lejeune
Erected 1969 by The Louisiana Tourist Commission.
Location. 30° 49.395′ N, 91° 35.937′ W. Marker is near Lacour, Louisiana, in Pointe Coupee Parish. Marker is on State Highway 419 0.9 miles east of State Highway 972, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Batchelor LA 70715, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Hickory (approx. ¼ mile away); Mississippi River (approx. 2.6 miles away); Former Site of Melancon's Cafe (approx. 5.9 miles away); St. Stephen's Episcopal Church and Cemetery (approx. 6½ miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 9.3 miles away); Battle of Bayou Fordoche (approx. 9½ miles away); Randall Oak (approx. 12.8 miles away); a different marker also named Mississippi River (approx. 13 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. John A. Lejeune. Wikipedia (Submitted on May 5, 2016.)
2. About Lt. Gen. John Archer Lejeune (1867-1942). United States Marine Corps (Submitted on May 5, 2016.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2016. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.