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Stillwater in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

New York and Massachusetts Forces

 
 
New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 16, 2013
1. New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker
Inscription.
Under intense pressure from the Massachusetts Continentals and New York and Massachusetts militia, units of the German Brunswick and Hesse-Hanau regiments were forced back from this site near the center of the battle line.
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 43° 0.023′ N, 73° 38.932′ W. Marker is in Stillwater, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Park Tour Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in Saratoga National Historical Park, along the auto tour road between stops 1 and 2. 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. Here Frazer Fell (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Battle Begins at Barberís Wheat Field (about 700 feet away); General Fraser Was Struck (about 700 feet away); Colonel Joseph Cilly (about 700 feet away); The British Advance on Bemis Heights (about 700 feet away); The British Withdraw (about 700 feet away); Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck (about 800 feet away); Timothy Murphy (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Stillwater.
 
More about this marker. The top of the marker contains a battle
New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 16, 2013
2. New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker
map showing troop movements.
 
Also see . . .
1. Saratoga National Historic Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. Account of the Battle of Saratoga. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. A British perspective on the Battle of Saratoga from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Marker on the Saratoga Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 16, 2013
3. Marker on the Saratoga Battlefield
New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 16, 2013
4. New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker
New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 16, 2013
5. New York and Massachusetts Forces Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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