Colonel Silas Adams

Colonel Silas Adams (HM1KKY)

Location: Liberty, KY 42539 Casey County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 19.08', W 84° 56.423'

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A spirited USA Civil War leader. Enlisted July 11, 1861. Aided Col. Frank Wolford with recruiting of lst Ky. Cav. Distinctive service many campaigns. Succeeded Wolford in command, Mar., 1864. Mustered out, Dec. 31, 1864. Born, 1839, Pulaski Co. Elected Casey County Attorney two terms; Legislature, three terms; Congress, two terms. Buried, 1896, Brown Cem., Mt. Olive.
Marker Number888
Year Placed1965
Placed ByThe Kentucky Historical Society, Kentucky Department of Highways
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Date Added Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 682501 N 4132139
Decimal Degrees37.31800000, -84.94038333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 19.08', W 84° 56.423'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 19' 4.8" N, 84° 56' 25.38" W
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Area Code(s)606
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 720 Campbellsville St, Liberty KY 42539, US
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