Memorial Service for French Soldiers

The Van Cortlandtville Historical Society will hold its annual memorial service, honoring the eight French soldiers who died in the Van Cortlandtville area during the Revolutionary War, at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 1, at Old Saint Peter's Church, corner of Locust Avenue and Oregon Road, Cortlandt Manor, New York. Refreshments will be served at the Little Red […]

Van Cortlandtville Historical Society’s Annual Memorial Service

Old St. Peter's Church and Old Cemetery Oregon Road and Locust Avenue, Van Cortlandtville, NY, United States

Reenactors fire a musket salute during the 2018 service. Photo by Julie Diddell The Van Cortlandtville Historical Society’s annual memorial service honoring the eight French soldiers who died in that New York community during the Revolutionary War will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 5, 2020, outside Old Saint Peter’s Church. French forces used […]

Memorial Service at Old Saint Peter’s Church

The Little Red Schoolhouse 297 Locust Avenue, Cortlandt, NY, United States

The Van Cortlandtville Historical Society will hold its annual memorial service for the eight French soldiers who died in Van Cortlandtville during the Revolutionary War at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 3, 2022, at Old Saint Peter’s Church. Past President Jeff Canning, continuing a tradition that began in 2001, will lead the 20-minute service, which will include a background talk, […]

Annual Memorial Service Honoring French Soldiers in Van Cortlandtville

Old St. Peter's Church and Old Cemetery Oregon Road and Locust Avenue, Van Cortlandtville, NY, United States

The annual Memorial Service honoring the 8 French soldiers who died in Van Cortlandtville during the Revolutionary War will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 7, 2024, at Old Saint Peter's Church, Oregon Road and Locust Avenue, Cortlandt, New York.

Free