Ravine Ambush

Ravine Ambush (HM1EE6)

Location: New Ulm, MN 56073 Brown County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 21.214', W 94° 34.858'

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While crossing this ravine a
recruiting party of the Civil War
was ambushed by the Sioux
Indians on August 18th, 1862, at
the noon hour.

The following were killed or
mortally wounded:
John Schneider · Ernest Dietrich
Julius Fenske · Adolph Steimle
HM NumberHM1EE6
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 9:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 374002 N 4912359
Decimal Degrees44.35356667, -94.58096667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 21.214', W 94° 34.858'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 21' 12.84" N, 94° 34' 51.48" W
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Area Code(s)507
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700-798 Co Hwy 29, New Ulm MN 56073, US
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