Watching the Approach

Watching the Approach (HM2GWW)

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N 32° 22.313', W 90° 51.039'

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On this steep hill crowned by rifle pits, Confederates easily threw back a Union assault on May 22, 1863. During the siege that followed, Confederate sharpshooters could only harass Union troops as they slowly dug trenches up the hill.
Placed ByNational Park Service, Department of the Interior
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Date Added Sunday, May 19th, 2019 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 702214 N 3583688
Decimal Degrees32.37188333, -90.85065000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 22.313', W 90° 51.039'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 22' 18.78" N, 90° 51' 2.3400000000001" W
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