Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Patriotism of Charles Gratiot
Erected in grateful memory by the Huguenot Societies of the Old Northwest Territory - Ohio - Indiana - Illinois - Michigan - Wisconsin
Erected 1976 by National Huguenot Society.
Location. 38° 40.825′ N, 87° 32.011′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of South 1st Street and Patrick Henry Drive, on the right when traveling south on South 1st Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vincennes (here, next to this marker); Gold Star - - Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of House Occupied as Headquarters (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Ferry Landing (within shouting distance of this marker); Vincennes in the American Revolution (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Vincennes The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery (about 300 feet away); Home of Francis Vigo (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
Also see . . . Courtesy: "Absolute Astronomy"::. Follow the links - - for a fuller view of Charles Gratiot and his aid to the capture of Fort Sackville. (Submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 750 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.