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Zebulon Bidwell

 
 
Zebulon Bidwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, June 30, 2010
1. Zebulon Bidwell Marker
Inscription.
Captain 4th Company
Colonel Thaddeus Cook’s Regiment
Connecticut Militia
Killed here in the Battle
of Saratoga
September 19, 1777

Erected by Bidwell Family Association
September 19, 1924

 
Erected 1924 by Bidwell Family Association.
 
Location. 43° 0.211′ N, 73° 38.268′ W. Marker is in Stillwater, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker can be reached from Park Tour Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in Saratoga National Historical Park along a walking trail at the Balcarres Redoubt/Freeman Farm stop. Marker is in this post office area: Stillwater NY 12170, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Balcarres Redoubt (within shouting distance of this marker); Freeman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Crown Forces (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Americans Attack (about 400 feet away); Bloody Knoll (about 500 feet away); Saratoga 1777 (about 800 feet away); John Hardin Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benedict Arnold Boot Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stillwater.
 
Also see . . .
1. Saratoga National Historical Park
Zebulon Bidwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
2. Zebulon Bidwell Marker
. National Park Service. (Submitted on September 15, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Account of the Battle of Saratoga. (Submitted on September 15, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. A British perspective on the Battle of Saratoga from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on July 17, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on the Saratoga Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
3. Marker on the Saratoga Battlefield
Zebulon Bidwell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, June 30, 2010
4. Zebulon Bidwell Marker
Bidwell Marker near the Balcarres Redoubt image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
5. Bidwell Marker near the Balcarres Redoubt
The Bidwell Marker is located near the location of the Balcarres Redoubt, a British fortification built after the battle in which Bidwell died. The location of the redoubt is indicated by the red-topped poles in the photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,124 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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