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Williamsburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)

In Gallia Nati Mortui in Virginia

1781 - 1931

In Gallia Nati Mortui in Virginia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, July 20, 2013
1. In Gallia Nati Mortui in Virginia Marker
Inscription. Here are inscribed the names of those soldiers of France who died within these walls and in other hospitals of Williamsburg of wounds received during the Siege of Yorktown

Regiment d’Agenois
Aimont, Jean Francois • Allard. Andre • Angevaise, Nicolas • Baggae, Jean • Chatillon, Jacques Antoine • Cocq, Antoine • David, Yves • Fugenot, Noel • Guiboiseau, Francois • Hauteville, Joseph • Hursin, Francois • Lignot, Pierre • Marival, Francois Charles • Martin, Louis • Menager, Louis • Naret, Nicolas • Nolly, Lauren • Papelard, Jacques Francois • Verdavoir, Oger Joseph

Regiment d’Auxonne
Gerrelier, Pierre Nicolas • Iund, Francois • Joulin, Jean • Le Riche, Jacques • Paris, Claude Francois • Pelitier, Jacques

Regiment de Bourbonnais
Barboton, Joseph Guillaume • Bedel, Etienne • Besard, Jean Marie • Devillers, Gabriel • Galotet, Joseph • Honore, Jean Baptiste • Huguet, Louis • Jolivet, Francois • Kell, Michel • Lafin, Jeangeri • La Fosse, Antoine • Mery, Antoine • Noel, Jean • Paniolet, Jean • Prou, Joseph • Proux, Pierre • Rossignol, Francois Joseph • Saffroy, Jean Louis • Seliquet, Jean • Terville, Andre Philippe • Tumelin, Nicolas • Verrier, Joseph • Villaret, Joseph

Regiment de Brie
Berger, Jacques • de Paris, Jacques

Regiment de Gatinais
Wren Building west entrance image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher
2. Wren Building west entrance

Capitaine de Sireuti, Jean Jarlan • Catel, Jean • Charet, Gilbert • Chevalier, Joseph • Chevalier, Paul • Daray, Bertrand • Decoune, Luois • Dufut, Michel Philippe • Dumont, Denis • Guelin, Nicolas • Laine, Philippe • Lajoye, Jean • Ozanne, Pierre • Paulard, Jean Baptiste • Pierson, Charles • Riotte, Pierre • Sallemon, Antoine • Serve, Antoine • Vitre, Jean Louis

Regiment de Metz

Millert, Michel

Regiment de Picardie
Capitaine de Satur Sansfacon, Jean Louis

Regiment de Royal Deux Ponts
Hiltzenberger, Francois, sergent • Rouffe, Gottfried, sergent • Cheret, Andre • Dittzer, Jean • Egre, Paul • Merkot, Georges • Muller, Nicolas • Neble, Georges • New, Pierre • Orkensude, Frasmus • Pabst, Christian • Robichon, Ferdinand • Scholder, Francois • Scholt, Sebastien • Stautzer, Jacob • Stohe, Balthazar • Stubert, Adam • Vbel, Georges

Regiment de Saintonge
Chauvin, Julien • Coutel, Guillaume • Determine, Nicolas • Ducros, Luc • Glanet, Louis • Maure, Leon • Paris, Gabriel

Regiment de Soissonnais
Capitaine commandant De Marin, Jean Baptiste • Dubourg, Nicolas • Galtier, Jean • Gausse, Philippe • Provot, Charles • Roche, Jean • Vial, Pierre

Regiment de Touraine
Barey, Jean Francois • Colar, Andre • Costail, Sidet • Coste,
Wren Building image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher
3. Wren Building
Vidal • Devaise, Joseph • Dididiere, Nicolas • Edmon, Maurice • Ely, Claude • Hermain, Jean • Lefevre, Joseph • Lersne, Augustin • Lormier, Augustin • Magnan, Francois • Monard, Nicolas • Mongin, Jean Baptiste • Moulins, Antoine • Neveu, Edme • Savoix, Martial

This tablet was presented by John Stewart Bryan, Vice Rector of the College of William & Mary in Virginia on the occasion of the celebration of the One Hundred & Fiftieth anniversary of the surrender of Lord Cornwallis, and was dedicated October 18, 1931 by Marechal Petain of France
Erected 1931.
Location. 37° 16.244′ N, 76° 42.54′ W. Marker is in Williamsburg, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Jamestown Road (Virginia Route 5) and Richmond Road. Touch for map. Located on the west wall of the Wren Building on the campus of the College of William & Mary. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Christopher Wren Building (here, next to this marker); Priorities of the College of William and Mary (here, next to this marker); Alumni of the College of William and Mary (a few steps from this marker); Sir Christopher Wren Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Norborne Berkeley, Baron de Botetourt (within shouting distance of this marker); Indian School at the College of William & Mary (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); College Camp (about 300 feet away); The College of William and Mary in Virginia (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Williamsburg.
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 670 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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