Jupiter in Palm Beach County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Tennessee Volunteers and Militia Camp
During the 2nd Seminole Indian War and after the Battle of Loxahatchee Jan. 24, 1838, the Tennessee Volunteers and Militia camped on this site. One mile east, the U.S. Army Regulars established Old Fort Jupiter.
Location. 26° 57.16′ N, 80° 7.598′ W. Marker is in Jupiter, Florida, in Palm Beach County. Marker is on Winding Lake Drive 0.1 miles east of Cassie Holy Court, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. A small pullout is next to the marker. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6264 Winding Lake Drive, Jupiter FL 33458, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. L.M. Davis Elementary School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church & Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Military Trail (approx. 2 miles away); Historic Jupiter School (approx. 2.2 miles away); Sawfish Bay (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ft. Jupiter - Jupiter Lighthouse (approx. 2.3 miles away); "Dive Into History" (approx. 2.6 miles away); World War II U.S. Naval Housing Building (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jupiter.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 17, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.