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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Truscott Hall

 
 
Truscott Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 13, 2003
1. Truscott Hall Marker
Inscription. Lucian King Truscott Jr., General U.S. Army, Commanded the 3D Infantry Division, Fifth and Third US Armies during WWII. Awarded the Distinguished Service Cross in 1943 for Extraordinary Heroism during the battle of Sicily.
 
Location. 40° 12.714′ N, 77° 10.122′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Pershing Road. Touch for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the US Army War College. Truscott Hall was the visitors bachelors quarters and it was demolished in 2006,. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Carlisle Indian Industrial School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indian Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles Albert "Chief" Bender (approx. 0.4 miles away); Flexibility, Firepower, and Mobility (approx. half a mile away); Carlisle Barracks (approx. half a mile away); Private First Class Willard Dominick (approx. half a mile away); Sergeant First Class Randall D. Shughart (approx. half a mile away); Corporal John D. LaWall (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
General Lucian K Truscott, Jr. Grave marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 4, 2000
2. General Lucian K Truscott, Jr. Grave marker
He is buried in Section 1, site 827-B, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington VA.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 15, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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