French Army Campsite 39 (south) at Williamsburg

French forces are encamped around Williamsburg on September 26-28, 1781, their thirty-ninth camp since departure from their first camp in Providence, Rhode Island, on June 18, 1781, preparing to lay siege to Lord Cornwallis in Yorktown, Virginia.

Units
Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry plus regimental artillery
Date
Direction
Destination
north
Yorktown, Virginia
Latitude
Longitude
37.30081363
-76.72692569
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Williamsburg
VA
Phone Number