French Army Campsite 28 (north) at the Red Lion Inn

The campsite at the Red Lion Inn, their twenth-eight camp since departure from Williamsburg, Virginia, on July 1, 1782, was the last French camp in Pennsylvania before entering New Jersey.

Units
Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts plus campaign artillery and Lauzun’s Legion consecutively
Date
Direction
Destination
north
Crompond/Yorktown Heights, New York and from there to Boston, Massachusetts (French infantry) and winter quarters 1782/83 in Wilmington, Delaware (Lauzun’s Legion)
Latitude
Longitude
40.06059239
-74.99036887
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Frankford
PA
Phone Number