Lake George in Warren County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
many wounded soldiers and
some with smallpox were
cruelly murdered by Indians
of Montcalm’s Army.
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Military • Native Americans • Notable Events • Notable Places • War, French and Indian.
Location. 43° 25.05′ N, 73° 42.375′ W. Marker is in Lake George, New York, in Warren County. Marker can be reached from Fort George Road, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located in Lake George Battlefield Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lake George NY 12845, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Lake George (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to Four Unknown Soldiers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (about 300 feet away); Military Dock (about 300 feet away); Colonial Maritime HeritageRadeau Land Tortoise (about 300 feet away); Delaware & Hudson Railroad (about 400 feet away); Submerged Track (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lake George.
Also see . . . French & Indian War: Battle of Lake George. The Battle of Lake George took place during the French & Indian War (1754-1763) fought between the French and British. (Submitted on July 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,348 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 4. submitted on November 16, 2019, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.