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Fairfax National Cemetery, Virginia – At Fairfax Virginia
Fairfield Fort, Connecticut – At Fairfield
Fairfield Fort, Maine – On Aroostook River, in Aroostook County; not town of that name
Falmouth Defenses of Maine
Fanning Fort Florida – On Suwanee River, 18 miles above its mouth
Farmers Castle Fort, Ohio – At Belpre
Farnsworth Fort, Virginia – Two miles southwest of Alexandria
Farragut Battery, Alabama – Near Mobile
Far West Carracks, California – Near Marysville
Fauntleroy Fort, New Mexico – Name changed to Fort Lyon
Fayette Fort, New York – At Verplanck Point, 3 miles below Peekskill.
Fayette Fort, Pennsylvania – At Pittsburg; also called Fort Lafayette.
Fayetteville Arsenal, North Carolina – At Fayetteville.
Fayetteville National Cemetery Arkansas – At Fayetteville.
Fearns, Battery, Tennessee – At Knoxville.
Federal Hill, Fort, Maryland – At Baltimore.
Federal Point, Fort at, North Carolina – Fort Fisher.
Fells Point, Battery at, Maryland – At Baltimore.
Fenton, Camp, D. C- At Washington.
Fenton Camp, Maryland – At Port Tobacco.
Fenwick Camp, Iowa – Near Council Bluffs. {See Fort Croghan.)
Fenwicks Island Fort on, South Carolina – Near Charleston.
Ferguson Fort, South Carolina – Charleston Harbor.
Fernandina Fort at, Florida – Fort Clinch.
Fernandino de Barrancas Fort Tennessee – At Memphis.
Ferres Fort, Ohio – At Upper Sandusky
Ferry Point, Reservation, Virginia
Fetterman Fort, Wyoming – Near mouth of La Prele Creek.
Fetter’s Fort, Pennsylvania – At Hollidaysburg.
Fidius, Fort, Georgia – On north bank of Oconee River.
Field, Fort, Virginia- At Richmond.
Field Point Battery at Rhode Island – Narragansett Bay.
Fillmore Camp, Arkansas- Near Fort Washita.
Fillmore Fort, New Mexico – Near Mesilla.
Fincastle Fort, West Virginia- At Wheeling.
Findlay Fort, Ohio – At Findlay.
Finlandt Fort, Pennsylvania – Near Philadelphia.
Finley General Hospital, D. C- At Washington.
Finney Fort, Ohio.
Finns Point Fort at, New Jersey – Fort Mott.
Finns Point National Cemetery New Jersey – Near Salem.
Fireman Fort, New York – At Brooklyn.
Fish Fort, New York – On Manhattan Island at Harlem.
Fish Creek, Fort at, New York -At Saratoga Springs.
Fisher Fort, North Carolina – On Federal Point, mouth of Cape Fear River.
Fisher Fort, Virginia- At Petersburg.
Fishers Island Fort on, New York – Fort H. G. Wright.
Fishing Creek, Fort, Pennsylvania
Fishing Creek, Camp at, South Carolina – During the Revolution.
Fishkill Barracks, New York – At Fishkill.
Fitzgerald Camp, California – At Los Angeles.
Five Number, Fort, Tennessee – Near Island No. 10.
Five Fathom Hole Fortifications at, Georgia – Near Savannah.
Flagler Battery, North Carolina – Near Fort Macon.
Flagler Fort, Washington – At Marrowstone Point, Puget Sound.
Flag Pond Hill, Battery, North Carolina – Near Wilmington.
Flatbush Redoubt at, New York
Flathead Fort, Montana – On Clarks Fork branch of the Colombia River.
Flat Lick Camp, Kentucky – In Knox County.
Fletcher Fort, Kansas – On Big Creek; name changed to Fort Hays.
Florence National Cemetery, South Carolina – At Florence.
Florida, Fort, Alabama- On Mobile River.
Florida Arsenal, Florida – At Apalachicola.
Florilla Camp, Texas – At Medina.
Floyd Fort, Arizona – On Mimbres River; established as Camp Webster; name changed to Fort McLane.
Floyd Fort, Georgia – Okeefinokee Swamp.
Floyd Fort, Nebraska- On Solomons Fork Republican River, 150 miles southwest of Fort Kearny.
Floyd Camp, Utah – Name changed to Fort Crittenden.
Fly Slip Breastwork at New York – New York City.
Fogland Ferry Fort at, Rhode Island – Narragansett Bay.
Folly Fort, Connecticut – Also called Fort Nonsense.
Fontana Barracks, California – At San Francisco.
Foote Forty Maryland – At Rosiers Bluff, on Potomac River, opposite Alexandria, Virginia
Fordham Heights, Camp at, New York
Fornance, Camp, Georgia – At Macon.
Fornance, Camp, South Carolina – At Columbia.
Forrest Fort, North Carolina – On Roanoke Island.
Forse Camp, Alabama – At Huntsville.
Forty Fort, Pennsylvania – At Kingston.
Foster Fort, Florida – On Hillsboro River.
Foster Fort, Florida – In Big Cypress Swamp.
Foster Fort, Maine – On Gerrish’s Island, Portsmouth Harbor.
Foster General Hospital, North Carolina – At Newbern.
Foster Fort, North Carolina – On Roanoke Island.
Fosters Bank Fort on, Florida – In Pensacola Bay.
Foulweather Point, Reservation, Washington- At entrance to Hoods Canal.
Foundry General Hospital, Kentucky – At Louisville.
Four Number Fort, Florida – At Cedar Keys.
Four Number, Fort, Tennessee – Near Island No. 10.
Four Number, Fort, New Hampshire – At Charleston.
Four Mile Point Camp, New York – Near Ticonderoga
Fowle Fort, Florida – On Ocklawha River.
Fox Hill Fort, Massachusetts.
Fox Point Battery at, Rhode Island – Near Providence.
Francois Fort, Texas – Also called Fort St. Louis.
Frank Camp, Indian Territory – At Ardmore.
Frank Brooke Fort, Florida – On Esteinhatchee River.
Frankford Arsenal, Pennsylvania – At Bridesburg.
Frankford Camp, Pennsylvania – Near Frankford Arsenal.
Frankfort Fort, Maine – On Kennebec River, 16 miles below Augusta
Franklin Fort, Maryland – A defense of Washington City, 2 miles above Chain Bridge.
Franklin Fort, New York – On Long Island at Lloyd’s Neck
Franklin Fort, Ohio – On Ohio River, near Cincinnati
Franklin Fort, Pennsylvania – On French Creek
Franklin Fort, Pennsylvania – At Shippensburg
Franklin Camp, Virginia – On Pease Creek
Fraziers Wharf, Fort at, South Carolina – At Charleston.
Frederica Fort, Georgia – On St. Simons Island.
Frederick Fort, Maine – Near Pemaquid, subsequent site of Fort William Henry: first named Fort George.
Frederick Fort, Maryland – At Frederick.
Frederick Fort, Maryland – Near Hancock.
Frederick Fort, New York – At Albany.
Frederick Fort, New York – At Crownpoint.
Frederick Fort, Virginia – On New River.
Fredericksburg National Cemetery Virginia- At Fredericksburg.
Fred Steele Fort, Wyoming – North Fork of Platte River in Carbon County; now town of that name.
Freeland Fort, Tennessee
Freestone Point Fort at, Virginia- On Lower Potomac.
Freland’s Fort, Pennsylvania – In Northumberland County.
Freman’s Fort, Pennsylvania – In Washington County.
Fremont Camp, Missouri – At Springfield.
Fremont Camp, Pennsylvania – At Pittsburg.
Fremont Fort, South Carolina – On St. Helena Island, near Beaufort.
French Fort, North Carolina – Near Wilmington.
French Creek Fort on, Pennsylvania – Near Waterford.
French Margarets Fort, Ohio – On Hocking River, Athens County.
French’s Mills Post, New York – On Sand River, Franklin County.
French’s Creek Fort, New York – At Oswego.
Frenchtown Redoubt at, Maryland.
Friend Fort, Virginia- At Petersburg.
Friendship Fort, Maine.
Fry Camp, D. C. – At Washington.
Fry Fort, Ohio. – Near Beverly.
Fry James B. Camp, Maine – At Augusta.
Fuller Fort, West Virginia
Fulton Fort, Florida – Near Big Cypress Swamp.
Funston Fort, Virginia- At Romney.
Furiense Battery, Maine – At Castine.
Furman’s Fort, West Virginia – On south branch of the Potomac.
Furnace Fort, Virginia- In Shenandoah County.



MLA Source Citation:

War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Returns Division. List of Military Posts Etc. Established in the United States from its Earliest Settlement to the Present Time. Washington: Government Printing Office. 1902. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 26 November 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/america/frontier-forts-f-forts.htm - Last updated on Nov 7th, 2013


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