James S. Wadsworth

James S. Wadsworth (HM3JO)

Location: Spotsylvania, VA 22551 Spotsylvania County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 17.706', W 77° 43.091'

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Brigadier General and Brevet Major General
United States Volunteers
commanding the 4th Division
V Corps Army of the Potomac
was mortally wounded near this spot
May 6, 1864 and died two days later
in the field hospital of Hill's
Confederate Corps:
He fell attempting desperately to
resist a Confederate advance which
threatened the strategic Plank-
Brock Road intersection.
HM NumberHM3JO
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Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 4:11pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 262289 N 4242053
Decimal Degrees38.29510000, -77.71818333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 17.706', W 77° 43.091'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 17' 42.36" N, 77° 43' 5.46" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5892-5932 State Rte 621, Spotsylvania VA 22551, US
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