Middletown in Middlesex County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Commodore Thomas Macdonough
Victor at Lake Champlain
Sept. 11, 1814
Born Dec. 31, 1783 † Died Nov. 10, 1825
Buried in Riverside Cemetery
Placed by Wadsworth Chapter D.A.R.
Erected 1932 by Wadsworth Chapter D.A.R.
Location. 41° 33.985′ N, 72° 39.095′ W. Marker is in Middletown, Connecticut, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of St. Johnís Square and St. Johnís Street, on the right when traveling east on St. Johnís Square. Click for map. Located in front of Riverside Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Middletown CT 06457, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Founders Rock (a few steps from this marker); Settling Middletown (a few steps from this marker); St. John Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The deKoven House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jehosaphat Starr House (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Sebastian Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old City Hall Bell (approx. 0.4 miles away); Middletown and the Connecticut River (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Middletown.
Also see . . .
1. Thomas Macdonough on Wikipedia (Submitted on April 25, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Battle of Plattsburgh on Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 25, 2016, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 125 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. 3. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.