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Walloomsac in Rensselaer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

New Hampshire Troops

1777       1927

 
 
New Hampshire Troops Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
1. New Hampshire Troops Marker
Inscription.
A memorial
commemorating the record
of the
New Hampshire troops
under the command
of
John Stark
in
this import
and
decisive engagement
August 16, 1777

 
Erected 1927 by State of New Hampshire.
 
Location. 42° 56.299′ N, 73° 18.24′ 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. “the first link in the chain of successes which issued in the surrender at Saratoga ...” (within shouting distance of this marker); Patriots of Vermont (within shouting distance of this marker); “Had day lasted an hour longer . . .” (within shouting distance of this marker); Bennington Battle Field (within shouting distance of this marker); A Gathering Storm (within shouting distance of this marker); Bennington Battlefield
New Hampshire Troops Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
2. New Hampshire Troops Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Bennington Battlefield (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 10, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Bennington. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on October 10, 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 10, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
New Hampshire Troops Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
3. New Hampshire Troops Marker
Back of Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
4. Back of Marker
This plaque on the back of the marker indicates that the monument is constructed of New Hampshire granite.
New Hampshire Troops Marker - Back Side image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 17, 2008
5. New Hampshire Troops Marker - Back Side
New Hampshire Troops Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 4, 2009
6. New Hampshire Troops Marker
Marker on Bennington Battlefield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 9, 2010
7. Marker on Bennington Battlefield
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 552 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 10, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   5, 6. submitted on October 14, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   7. submitted on October 10, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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