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Photographer: Michael Herrick
Taken: July 28, 2010
Caption: Detail from the Marker
Additional Description: Rochambeau Monument
In 1912, the American Irish Historical Society erected a monument at "French Hill" in Marion to mark the area where comte de Rochambeau's army had camped in 1781 and again in 1782 after the combined American and French victory at Yorktown.
Photograph provided by Andrea Triano-LaChapelle
(See the related marker for details of the monument. It is now surrounded by houses)
Submitted: July 30, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
Database Locator Identification Number: p120097
File Size: 0.335 Megabytes
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