1781 Siege of Yorktown
— Colonial National Historical Park —I hasten to impart to you the happiness I feel at the welcome news of your arrival; and as well in the name of the American army as my own name to present you with an assurance of our warmest sentiments for allies who have so generously come to our aid. As a citizen of the United States and as soldier in the cause of liberty, I thankfully acknowledge this new mark of friendship from His Most Christian Majesty ?
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|Placed By||Colonial National Historical Park, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 3:46pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 364197 N 4118544|
|Decimal Degrees||37.20350000, -76.53031667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 12.21', W 76° 31.819'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 12' 12.60" N, 76° 31' 49.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2580 Battlefield Tour Road, Yorktown VA 23690, US|
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