Battle of the Wilderness

Battle of the Wilderness (HM185W)

Location: Locust Grove, VA 22508 Orange County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 20.579', W 77° 44.818'

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On This Site Stood a Union 6th Corps Field Hospital

On Spotswood's Farm were 4 Medical Wagons, 14 Six-Mule Wagons, 24 Tents, 3 Medical Officers and 34 Attendants, in addition to about 15 Ambulances and 80 Men from the Corp's Ambulance Company.

One of three field hospitals that treated the 6th Corps' 3,660 wounded in 36 hours.
HM NumberHM185W
Placed ByCivil War Study Group and Lake of the Woods, Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 2:35pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 259929 N 4247442
Decimal Degrees38.34298333, -77.74696667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 20.579', W 77° 44.818'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 20' 34.74" N, 77° 44' 49.08" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4500-4598 Lakeview Pkwy, Locust Grove VA 22508, US
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