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Mount Vernon Armory

Street address: 144 North Fifth Avenue (at North Street)
City: Mount Vernon
County: Westchester
Year constructed: 1888 - 1889
Architect: Isaac G. Perry
Size : Company
Square footage: 18,649 NSF
Acreage: .342 Acres
Status: Closed in 1961 / Converted to Senior Citizen Center

 

Units Stationed:
Years:
27th Infantry Regiment 1873 - 1878
Troop E 1877 - 1881
11th Separate Company 1881 - 1898
Co. B, 1st Infantry Regiment 1899 - 1904
Co. H, 10th Infantry Regiment 1905 - 1939
106th Infantry Regiment 1940 - ????
Military Police Detachment, Headquarters & Headquarters Co. 42nd Infantry 1961 - ????

 

History

Unit previously occupied rental space in the 4th Avenue Hall. Headquarters & Headquarters Company 42nd Infantry moved to 14th Street when armory closed in 1961.

Images

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: October 17, 2012
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/links/armories/Mount Vernon.htm