French Infantry Campsite 11 (south) in Ridgebury

Location

605 Ridgebury Rd
Ridgebury, CT 6877

Who?:  French
Units:  Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts plus campaign artillery consecutively
Direction:  South
Destination:  White Plains, New York and Yorktown, Virginia
Date:  July 3-6, 1781
Public Access:  Yes
Phone Number:  203-748-2806

French troops camped here on July 3-6, 1781 (Camp 11 since departure from their first camp in Providence, Rhode Island, on June 18, 1781), on their way to White Plains.

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