French Infantry Campsite 53 (north) in Wrentham


Wrentham, MA

Who?:  French
Units:  Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry plus regimental artillery
Direction:  north
Destination:  Boston. Massachusetts (French infantry)
Date:  December 1-4, 1782
Public Access:  1
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The French army stayed here, their fifty-third camp since departure from Williamsburg, Virginia, on July 1, 1782, on December 1-4, 1782, on its way north to Boston, using the water of Lake Archer.