Bradford Ripley Alden

Bradford Ripley Alden (HM1BXI)

Location: Hornbrook, CA 96044 Siskiyou County
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N 41° 54.089', W 122° 33.806'

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On Aug. 8, 1853 Captain Alden led 10 men of the 4th
U.S. Infantry from Fort Jones and 80 volunteers from Yreka over these mountains to the assistance of the Rogue River Valley.
This force augmented by 100 volunteers from Oregon defeated the Indians on Battle Mountain where Captain Alden was severely wounded.
Erected by his grandchildren and the Siskiyou County Historical Society
Year Placed1948
Placed ByGrandchildren of B.R. Alden & Siskiyou County Historical Society
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 12:38pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 536211 N 4638930
Decimal Degrees41.90148333, -122.56343333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 54.089', W 122° 33.806'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 54' 5.34" N, 122° 33' 48.36" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 103-121 Copco Rd, Hornbrook CA 96044, US
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