Lord Thomas Howard, Earl of Effingham

Lord Thomas Howard, Earl of Effingham (HM14DL)

Location: Effingham, IL 62401 Effingham County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 7.324', W 88° 32.462'

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The City and County
of Effingham
erect and dedicate
this monument to the
memory of
Lord Thomas Howard
Earl of Effingham
who with courage and loyalty
to his principles
of freedom and justice
resigned his commission as
deputy marshal of
His Majesty George III
of England
rather than draw his sword
against the American Colonies
in their struggle for

Bicentennial Year
1776 - July 4 - 1976
HM NumberHM14DL
Year Placed1976
Placed ByCity and County of Effingham
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 8:33am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 366785 N 4331453
Decimal Degrees39.12206667, -88.54103333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 7.324', W 88° 32.462'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 7' 19.44" N, 88° 32' 27.72" W
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Area Code(s)217
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 120 E Washington Ave, Effingham IL 62401, US
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