Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Isidore De Lynch
Born in London, Isidore was educated
in France. As a young volunteer he
fought in India, returning to France in
1771. In the Battle of Savannah he
carried orders, exposing himself to the
deadly crossfire in front of the Spring
Hill Redoubt. His bravery was praised.
He continued as an officer in the
French "Irish" regiments and fought at
Waterloo as a Division Commander.
Erected by BB&T Bank.
Location. 32° 4.554′ N, 81° 6.038′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on Martin Luther King Boulevard.( West Broad Street), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located between Louisville Rd. W. Harris St. (Between Savannah Visitor Center and Savannah Roundhouse Museum, in the Battlefield Memorial Park). Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mills Murphree (here, next to this marker); To Honor Our Patriot Ancestors (here, next to this marker); Colonel Mordecai Sheftall (here, next to this marker); Richard Wall Peter Tondee (here, next to this marker); Major General Israel Putnam (here, next to this marker); George Clymer (here, next to this marker); Col. John White (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Savannah.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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