Cortlandt Manor in Westchester County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
French Soldiers of the Revolutionary War
these French Soldiers who gave
their lives for our independence
in our old St. Peter’s building
years 1781 – 1782
Lieutenant de Mauvis • Jean Bonnair • Jean Joseph Paquay • Alexis Labrue • Joseph Duguin • Georges Mochl • Claude-Pierre Dumageot • Philippe Mortagne
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1781.
Location. 41° 18.831′ N, 73° 54.019′ W. Marker is in Cortlandt Manor, New York, in Westchester County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Oregon Road and Locust Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located in front of Old St. Peter’s Church in Hillside Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cortlandt Manor NY 10567, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Heroes of the American Revolution (here, next to this marker); Site of St. Peter’s Church (here, next to this marker); 160th Anniversary of St. Peter’s (a few steps from this marker); Old Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church (a few Old Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Seth Pomeroy & Jeremiah Drake (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Peter’s Churchyard & Old Van Cortlandtville Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Pomeroy (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cortlandt Manor.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 704 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on May 13, 2012, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 11, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.