Lauzun’s Legion Campsite 4 (north), and French Army Campsite 11 (north) in Falmouth

French forces under comte de Rochambeau camped at Falmouth on July 12-16, 1782, their eleventh camp since departure from Williamsburg, Virginia,on July 1, 1782. French forces are on their march north to re-join the Continental Army outside New York City, New York.

Units
Bourbonnois, Soissonnois, Saintonge, Royal Deux-Ponts Regiments of Infantry plus regimental 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) in 1782.
Latitude
Longitude
38.33565162
-77.46502871
Address
Zipcode
City
State
Falmouth
VA
Phone Number