Confederate Rifle Pits

Confederate Rifle Pits (HM1YX3)

Location: Port Gibson, MS 39150 Claiborne County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 1.931', W 91° 3.138'

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—Battle of Grand Gulf —

During the April 29, 1863 bom-
bardment of Grand Gulf these
rifle pits and the "covered
way" which linked Fort Wade
and Fort Cobun were held by the
3rd Missouri (Confederate).
HM NumberHM1YX3
Placed ByThe Grand Gulf Military Monument Commission
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Date Added Thursday, June 15th, 2017 at 1:06am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 683921 N 3545661
Decimal Degrees32.03218333, -91.05230000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 1.931', W 91° 3.138'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 1' 55.86" N, 91° 3' 8.28" W
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Area Code(s)601
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12006 Grand Gulf Rd, Port Gibson MS 39150, US
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