Hartranft Monument

Hartranft Monument (HM1QB8)

Location: Norristown, PA 19403 Montgomery County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 7.056', W 75° 21.888'

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1830 - 1889

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Norris City Rifles 1857
Lieut. Colonel 1 Bat'n 2 Div. PA Militia 1858
Colonel 1 Bat'n 2 Div. PA Militia 1859
Colonel 4 Reg. Infantry PA. Vols. 1861
Colonel 51 Reg. Infantry PA Vols. 1861
Brigadier General U.S. Vols. 1864
Brevet Major General U.S. Vols. 1865
Colonel 34 U.S. Infantry 1866
Major General 2 Div. PA. Militia 1870
Commander in Chief Nat'l Guard of PA 1873-1879
Major General Nat'l Guard of PA 1879-1889
Commander in Chief G.A.R. 1875-1877

Major General John F. Hartranft
Erected by the National Guard of Pennsylvania

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Auditor General of Pennsylvania 1866-1872
Governor of Pennsylvania 1873-1879
HM NumberHM1QB8
Placed ByNational Guard of Pennsylvania
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Date Added Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 at 9:03am PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 468914 N 4440873
Decimal Degrees40.11760000, -75.36480000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 7.056', W 75° 21.888'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 7' 3.36" N, 75° 21' 53.28" W
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Area Code(s)484, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Schuylkill River Trail, Norristown PA 19403, US
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