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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.
Photographed 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,
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Jean • Terville, Andre Philippe • Tumelin, Nicolas • Verrier, Joseph • Villaret, Joseph

Regiment de Brie
Berger, Jacques • de Paris, Jacques

Regiment de Gatinais
(Royal Auvergne)

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
Wren Building west entrance image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bernard Fisher
2. Wren Building west entrance
• Dubourg, Nicolas • Galtier, Jean • Gausse, Philippe • Provot, Charles • Roche, Jean • Vial, Pierre

Regiment de Touraine
Barey, Jean Francois • Colar, Andre • Costail, Sidet • Coste, 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.
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is October 18, 1830.
Location. 37° 16.244′ N, 76° 42.54′ W. Marker is in Williamsburg, Virginia. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Jamestown Road (Virginia Route 5) and Richmond Road. Located on the west wall of the Wren Building on the campus of the College of William & Mary. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Williamsburg VA 23185, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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
Wren Building image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bernard Fisher
3. Wren Building
(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.
Also see . . .  College of William & Mary. (Submitted on November 14, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,025 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.

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