French Infantry Campsite 48 (north) in Westminster
Westminster Congregational Church; 395 Westminster Rd.
Canterbury, CT 6331
Units: Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry plus regimental artillery
Destination: Boston, Massachusetts
Date: 7-8 November 1782
Public Access: 1
The camp at Westminster constitutes Camp 48 of French forces on their way to Boston.
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