French Artillery Campsite in Phillipsburg/White Plains

The main body of the French was encamped west of Isaac Tompkin’s Farm. Some of them were encamped on Underhill’s ridge for or five hundred yards south/southwest of the Tompin’s Farm. The encampment at White Plains is the fourteenth French camp since departure from their first camp in Providence, Rhode Island, on June 18, 1781.

Units
French Artillery
Date
Direction
Destination
north
Allied forces prepare for the siege of New York City which is aborted once news arrives from Admiral de Grasse on August 14, 1781, that he is sailing to the Chesapeake.
Latitude
Longitude
41.01257049
-73.81736926
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Hartsdale
NY
Phone Number