French Infantry Campsite 54 (north) in Dedham

On 2 December 1782, the Regiment Bourbonnois was the first of Rochambeau’s units to march into Dedham on its way to Boston and embarkation for the West Indies.

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Units
Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge and Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry, Auxonne Artillery
Date
Direction
Destination
north
Boston, Massachusetts
Latitude
Longitude
42.2447969
-71.17709736
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Dedham
MA
Phone Number