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Colonel George Rogers Clark - Vincennes, IN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 38° 40.835 W 087° 31.989
16S E 453626 N 4281466
Quick Description: Site of headquarters, but dedicated to the Valiant Americans
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 12/27/2014 9:24:18 AM
Waymark Code: WMN4X9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:

County of memorial: Knox County
Location of memorial: 1st St. & Main St., Vincennes
Plaque erected by: Indiana Daughters of the American Revolution
Date plaque erected: 1954

Plaque Text:

Site of house occupied as Headquarters of
Before capturing Fort Sackville from the British February 25, 1779.
It was a private house facing the fort.
Later Colonel Henry Hamilton, British Commander of the Garrison,
was housed here after his surrender
and before his removal to Williamsburg, Virginia.
This marker erected by Indiana Daughters of the American Revolution
in 1954
is dedicated to
Those valiant Americans Who Achieved This Great Conquest

Type of Memorial: Plaque

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