Colonel John Brown

Colonel John Brown (HM627)

Location: Ticonderoga, NY 12883 Essex County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 50.484', W 73° 23.288'

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of Pittsfield, Mass.
killed October 19th, 1780 at Stone Arabia, N.Y. on his thirty-fifth birthday.
Was with Ethan Allen, May 10th, 1775.
Made a gallant attempt to retake the fort
September 17th to 22nd, 1777
but failed owing to the sturdy defence of
Brig. Gen. Henry W. Powell
Colonel Brown destroyed the shipping and outer works, captured 225 British and Germans and released 100 American prisoners.
HM NumberHM627
Year Placed1935
Placed ByMassachusetts Society of the Colonial Dames of America
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 9:09am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 629574 N 4855520
Decimal Degrees43.84140000, -73.38813333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 50.484', W 73° 23.288'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 50' 29.04" N, 73° 23' 17.28" W
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Area Code(s)518
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 30 Fort Ti Rd, Ticonderoga NY 12883, US
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