Castries, Saint Lucia — Caribbean Region (Lesser Antilles)
Jean Baptiste Bideau
Born at Desruisseaux in Saint Lucia
A sea captain who dedicated his life to freedom and heroically saved the life of
Location. 14° 0.639′ N, 60° 59.396′ W. Marker is in Castries, Castries. Marker is on Laborie Street just north of Micoud Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Castries LC04 301, Saint Lucia.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simon Bolivar (a few steps from this marker); Sir John George Melvin Compton (within shouting distance of this marker); Hon. Derek Alton Walcott (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Sir William Arthur Lewis (about 210 meters away); World Wars Memorial (about 240 meters away); The “Cannon” at Walcott Place (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Government House Saint Lucia (approx. one kilometer away); Sir George Frederick Lawrence Charles (approx. 1.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Castries.
Regarding Jean Baptiste Bideau. Jean Baptiste Bideau was born on the island of Saint Lucia around 1770, and from 1811 participated in the War of Independence of Venezuela, under the
Categories. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • Wars, Non-US •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 20, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.