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Ridgefield Marks Anniversary Of Historic Revolutionary War Battle

A sign on Main Street in Ridgefield marking the historic battle. A sign on Main Street in Ridgefield marking the historic battle.
A sign on Main Street in Ridgefield marking the historic battle. Photo Credit: Daily Voice
This week commemorates 238 years since Gen. Benedict Arnold and other Revolutionary War servicemen engaged in some of the war’s fiercest fighting in Ridgefield, according to connecticuthistory.org. This week commemorates 238 years since Gen. Benedict Arnold and other Revolutionary War servicemen engaged in some of the war’s fiercest fighting in Ridgefield, according to connecticuthistory.org.
This week commemorates 238 years since Gen. Benedict Arnold and other Revolutionary War servicemen engaged in some of the war’s fiercest fighting in Ridgefield, according to connecticuthistory.org. Photo Credit: Wikipedia.

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – This week commemorates 238 years since Gen. Benedict Arnold and other Revolutionary War figures engaged in some of the war’s fiercest fighting in Ridgefield, according to connecticuthistory.org.

The historic Ridgefield Battle happened April 27, 1777, with Maj. Gen. David Wooster heading up the American soldiers and Maj. Gen. William Tryon leading the British troops.

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