Continental Army Campsite (center column) in Paramus


Paramus, NJ

Who?:  American
Units:  General Benjamin Lincoln with Colonel Alexander Scammell's Light Infantry and the First New York Regiment
Direction:  north
Destination:  Springfield, New Jersey and Yorktown, Virginia
Date:  August 25/26, 1781
Public Access:  1

The Center Column of the Continental Army under General Benjamin Lincoln camped here on August 25/26, 1781.