French Infantry Campsites 6 (south), and 45 (north) in East Hartford

French forces camped twice in East Hartford, in June 1781 on the way to White Plains, New York, and in late October/early November 1782 on their way to Boston.

Maps courtesy of Mr. Thomas Hogan, East Hartford.

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Units
Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry plus regimental artillery
Date
Direction
Destination
Not Applicable
White Plains, New York, and Boston, Massachusetts (French infantry)
Latitude
Longitude
41.75892953
-72.63481756
Address
Zipcode
Elizabeth Shea Park; 201 Silver Lane
6118
City
State
East Hartford
CT
Phone Number