First Army Corps

First Army Corps (HM3DU)

Location: Keedysville, MD 21756 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 29.299', W 77° 45.05'

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Artillery, Doubleday's Division

First Army Corps,
Artillery, Doubleday's Division,

Capt. J. Albert Monroe, 1st R.I. Light Artillery,
1st New Hampshire Battery,
Battery D, 1st Rhode Island Light Artillery,
Battery L, New York Light Artillery,
Battery B, United States Artillery.
September 16, 1862.

The artillery of Doubleday's Division went into position on the night of Sept. 16, 1862, on the high plateau about 22 yards east of this point. During the night the first New Hampshire Battery was advanced to within a few feet of this point; one gun was brought into this road.
HM NumberHM3DU
Series This marker is part of the Antietam Campaign War Department Markers series
Marker Number25
Placed ByAntietam Battlefield Board
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Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 12:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 263428 N 4374580
Decimal Degrees39.48831667, -77.75083333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 29.299', W 77° 45.05'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 29' 17.94" N, 77° 45' 3.00" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17838 Mansfield Ave, Keedysville MD 21756, US
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