How did West Point Academy get its name?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    The real name of the academy is United States Military Academy.

    It's located in West Point, New York.

    That's why it's called West Point.

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    1 decade ago

    West Point is home to the Sylvanus Thayer Award, named after the "father of the Academy."

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  • 1 decade ago

    It is named after the city that it is in. The city was named after a scenic overlook of the Hudson River.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    geography

    Source(s): west point of the Hudson River
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