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Speaker Series: ’Hessians’ in the American Revolutionary War

Sunday, May 14, 2017 01:00 PM

Eric Schnitzer, Park Ranger at Saratoga National Historical Park, will provide an overview of the 37,000 German soldiers hired by the British from seven German nation states during the war. The program will briefly identify each state, address common myths associated with the German soldiers, and focus on the Germans who served under General Burgoyne in 1777.

Barnett House, 30 Caretakers Rd. Hoosick Falls, NY 12090

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