French Army Campsite 23 (north) at Lower Ferry/Perryville

Having crossed the Potomac French forces encamp at Perryville, their twenty-third camp since departure from Williamsburg, Virginia, on July 1, 1782, on their way to a long encampment at Baltimore.

Units
Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry plus regimental artillery and Lauzun’s Legion consecutively
Date
Direction
Destination
North
Crompond/Yorktown Heights, New York and from there to Boston, Massachusetts (French infantry) and winterquarters in Wilmington, Delaware (Lauzun’s Legion)
Latitude
Longitude
39.56043744
-76.07092673
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Perryville
MD
Phone Number