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Lake George in Warren County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Hospital

 
 
The Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2008
1. The Hospital Marker
Inscription.
At Battle of Lake George
many wounded soldiers and
some with smallpox were
cruelly murdered by Indians
of Montcalm’s Army.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 25.05′ N, 73° 42.375′ W. Marker is in Lake George, New York, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from Fort George Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in Lake George Battlefield Park. Marker is in this post office area: Lake George NY 12845, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Lake George (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to Four Unknown Soldiers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (about 300 feet away); Military Dock (about 300 feet away); Colonial Maritime Heritage (about 300 feet away); Radeau Land Tortoise (about 300 feet away); Delaware & Hudson Railroad (about 400 feet away); Submerged Track (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lake George.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Lake George, September 8, 1755. (Submitted on July 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. French & Indian War: Battle of Lake George
Marker in in Lake George Battlefield Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2008
2. Marker in in Lake George Battlefield Park
Marker is a short distance from the Battle of Lake George monument in Lake George Battlefield Park.
. The Battle of Lake George took place during the French & Indian War (1754-1763) fought between the French and British. (Submitted on July 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
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The Hospital Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 10, 2008
3. The Hospital Marker
Marker is located on the site where the Battle of Lake George was fought on September 8, 1755.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,093 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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