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United States Military Academy

West Point, NY, United States

  • United States Military Academy

    Established: 1802 West Point, NY

    The United States Military Academy at West Point, also known as West Point, Army, The Academy or simply The Point, is a four-year coeducational federal service academy located in West Point, New York.

    Branch: United States Armed Forces

    Motto: Duty • Honor • Country

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United States Military Academy