Newburgh Captured

Newburgh Captured (HM2LX2)

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N 37° 56.623', W 87° 24.231'

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July 18, 1862

The first town north of the Mason-Dixon Line to be captured by the Confederate forces during the War Between the States. Brig. Gen Adam R. Johnson with a guerrilla band crossed the Ohio River and confiscated supplies and ammunition without a shot being fired.
HM NumberHM2LX2
Year Placed1981
Placed BySprinklesford Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution
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Date Added Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 464515 N 4199647
Decimal Degrees37.94371667, -87.40385000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 56.623', W 87° 24.231'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 56' 37.38" N, 87° 24' 13.86" W
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