Stillwater in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
1746 - 1817
The Noble Son of Poland
Soldier of the War of Independence
who under the command of General Gates
selected and fortified these fields
for the great Battle of Saratoga
in which the invader was vanquished
and American freedom assured
Erected by his compatriots
A. D. 1936
Back of Monument:
Erected 1936 by Pomnik Ten Wystawili Polacy. (Marker Number HS43.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1936.
Location. 42° 59.158′ N, 73° 38.503′ W. Marker is in Stillwater, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Park Tour Road, on the left when traveling south. Marker is in Saratoga National Historical Park, along the auto tour road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stillwater NY 12170, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Unknown American Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); The Neilson Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Who Fought For The United States Here? (within shouting distance of this marker); New Hampshire Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bemis Heights (about 300 feet away); Gates Headquarters (approx. 0.3 miles away); Asa Chatfield Farm (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Path to Battle (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stillwater.
Also see . . .
1. Tadeusz Kosciuszko (1746-1817). (Submitted on July 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. Tadeusz Kosciuszko. Biography of Kosciuszko. (Submitted on July 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,189 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.