Newark in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
French General Comte de Rochambeau and the French Army Memorial
Dedicated April 5th, 2014 W3R-US Historic Trail
Erected 2014 by W3R-US Historic Trail and the Pencader Heritage Area Association.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 39° 38.376′ N, 75° 43.794′ W. Marker is in Newark, Delaware, in New Castle County. Memorial is on Sunset Lake Road (Delaware Route 72). The plaque is on the grounds of the Pencader Heritage Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2029 Sunset Lake Road, Newark DE 19702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 Germans & German-Americans in The American War of Independence (here, next to this marker); Hessian Soldiers Memorial (here, next to this marker); The Royal Deux-Ponts Memorial (here, next to this marker); The Battle of Cooch's Bridge (here, next to this marker); Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (here, next to this marker); Delaware Militia (here, next to this marker); Marquis de Lafayette (a few steps from this marker); Preserving the History of the Battlefield (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newark.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 21, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 56 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 21, 2019, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.