Lafayette (HM2MZ8)

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N 39° 39.828', W 75° 39.372'

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General Lafayette enroute to Virginia, to command expedition against Benedict Arnold, landed 1500 troops here, with cannon, stores, and ammunition, March 2, 1781. Council of Maryland issued warrant to impress carriages, teams and drivers for his use at Christiana Bridge and vessels, hands, etc., at Head of Elk.
HM NumberHM2MZ8
Year Placed1932
Placed ByDelaware Public Archives
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Date Added Thursday, November 14th, 2019 at 7:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 443713 N 4390649
Decimal Degrees39.66380000, -75.65620000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 39.828', W 75° 39.372'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 39' 49.68" N, 75° 39' 22.32" W
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