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Photographer: Bill Coughlin
Taken: June 27, 2012
Caption: Fort Hardy Marker
Additional Description: British General John Burgoyne signed the “Convention of Saratoga” by which he surrendered his forces to American General Horatio Gates, near here on October 17, 1777. This surrender is considered to be the turning point of the American Revolution.
Submitted: June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
Database Locator Identification Number: p209679
File Size: 4.671 Megabytes
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