French Army Campsite 2 (north) at Byrd’s Tavern/Doncastle/Burnt Ordinary

French forces under comte de Rochambeau camped near Barhamsville on July 2-5, 1782, their second camp since departure from Williamsburg, Virginia,on July 1, 1782. French forces are on their march north to re-join the Continental Army outside New York City, New York.

Units
Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry plus regimental artillery
Date
Direction
Destination
north
Crompond/Yorktown Heights, New York and from there to Boston, Massachusetts.
Latitude
Longitude
37.45195396
-76.84124472
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Barhamsville
VA
Phone Number