Battle of Petersburg

Battle of Petersburg (HM3WW)

Location: Petersburg, VA 23803
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 13.562', W 77° 23.305'

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Here was fought the Battle of Petersburg, April 25, 1781. The Southside Militia, 1000 strong and commanded by Baron Steuben and General Muhlenberg, made a brave resistance to 2500 British Regulars under Phillips and Arnold.
HM NumberHM3WW
Marker NumberQA 12
Year Placed1931
Placed ByVirginia Conservation & Development Commission For the City of Petersburg
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 10:48am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 288102 N 4122620
Decimal Degrees37.22603333, -77.38841667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 13.562', W 77° 23.305'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 13' 33.72" N, 77° 23' 18.30" W
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Area Code(s)804, 434, 757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9886-9898 US-460 BUS, Petersburg VA 23803, US
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