Site of the 1781 Battle of Groton Heights
Today’s Fairview nursing/retirement facility. Card was mailed in 1907 to Forestville
Commemorating the American Revolution battle at Fort Griswold
Mailed in 1943 to Sodus Point, New York
The former Griswold Hotel in Groton. Demolished in 1968.
The Groton Battle Monument, dedicated in 1830, honors the more than 80 men killed defending the fort during a British raid on Fort Griswold in 1781. The Civil War monument was dedicated in 1916. Postcard wasn’t mailed.