History buffs to celebrate Battle of Valcour anniversary

VALCOUR ISLAND, N.Y. (WCAX) New York history buffs will be celebrating a milestone. Friday marks the 243rd anniversary of the Battle of Valcour.

This was one of the first naval battles of the American Revolution.

It was fought between the shores of Valcour Island and New York State.

The free event starts at 4:30 p.m. at Clinton Community College.