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Ticonderoga in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Garrison Cemetery

 
 
Garrison Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
1. Garrison Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
Here are buried several
hundred officers and men of
the American Army, chiefly
New York, New Jersey and
Pennsylvania Militia 1775-77.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesMilitaryNotable PlacesWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 43° 50.661′ N, 73° 23.521′ W. Marker is in Ticonderoga, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Sandy Redoubt, on the right when traveling south. The marker is located along the entrance road to Fort Ticonderoga. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ticonderoga NY 12883, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Soldier of France (within shouting distance of this marker); Eighteen Colonial Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Troops of Colonial Wars at Ticonderoga (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Ticonderoga (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hut Sites
Marker at Fort Ticonderoga image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
2. Marker at Fort Ticonderoga
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(approx. ¼ mile away); Historic Waterways (approx. ¼ mile away); History of Fort Ticonderoga (approx. ¼ mile away); Near this spot stood Montcalm (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ticonderoga.
 
Also see . . .  Fort Ticonderoga National Historic Landmark. (Submitted on July 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
 
Cemetery at Fort Ticonderoga image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
3. Cemetery at Fort Ticonderoga
This cemetery is located within sight of Fort Ticonderoga. Mt Defiant, where the British placed cannons that forced the Americans to evacuate the Fort in July of 1777, can be seen in the background.
Garrison Cemetery Grave Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 11, 2008
4. Garrison Cemetery Grave Markers
These are some of the few grave markers at the Fort Ticonderoga Garrison Cemetery.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,625 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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