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Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington

 
 
Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
1. Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker
Inscription.
Erected by the
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
as a tribute to her patriotic volunteers
who rendered valuable service in the repulse
of the Burgoyne invasion at the Battle of Bennington
August 16, 1777.

 
Erected 1931 by Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
 
Location. 42° 56.303′ N, 73° 18.277′ W. Marker is in Walloomsac, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker can be reached from New York State Route 67, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in Bennington Battlefield State Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Hoosick Falls NY 12090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bennington Battlefield (a few steps from this marker); “Had day lasted an hour longer . . .” (a few steps from this marker); Bennington Battle Field (within shouting distance of this marker); A Gathering Storm (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriots of Vermont (within shouting distance of this marker); “the first link in the chain of successes which issued in the surrender at Saratoga ...”
Bas Relief Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
2. Bas Relief Plaque
(within shouting distance of this marker); New Hampshire Troops (within shouting distance of this marker); Vermont Rangers (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walloomsac.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bennington Battlefield State Historic Site. New York State Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation website. (Submitted on October 9, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Bennington. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on October 9, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

3. The Battle of Bennington 1777. An account of the Battle of Bennington from a British perspective from BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on October 9, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 24, 2008
3. Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker
Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
4. Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker
Massachusetts Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
5. Massachusetts Marker
Marker on the Bennington Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
6. Marker on the Bennington Battlefield
The Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 24, 2008
7. The Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 602 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 9, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on October 14, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   4, 5, 6. submitted on October 9, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   7. submitted on October 14, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.
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