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Ticonderoga in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Garrison Cemetery

 
 
Garrison Cemetery Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
1. Garrison Cemetery Marker
Inscription.
Here are buried several
hundred officers and men of
the American Army, chiefly
New York, New Jersey and
Pennsylvania Militia 1775-77.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 50.661′ N, 73° 23.521′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Sandy Redoubt, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. The marker is located along the entrance road to Fort Ticonderoga. Marker is in this post office area: Ticonderoga NY 12883, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Soldier of France (within shouting distance of this marker); Eighteen Colonial Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Troops of Colonial Wars at Ticonderoga (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Ticonderoga (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hut Sites (approx. mile away); Near this spot stood Montcalm (approx. mile away); Fort Carillon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Colonel John Brown (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Ticonderoga National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Marker at Fort Ticonderoga Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
2. Marker at Fort Ticonderoga

 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesMilitaryNotable PlacesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Cemetery at Fort Ticonderoga Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
3. Cemetery at Fort Ticonderoga
This cemetery is located within sight of Fort Ticonderoga. Mt Defiant, where the British placed cannons that forced the Americans to evacuate the Fort in July of 1777, can be seen in the background.
Garrison Cemetery Grave Markers Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
4. Garrison Cemetery Grave Markers
These are some of the few grave markers at the Fort Ticonderoga Garrison Cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,413 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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