Kemper's (Va) Brigade

Kemper's (Va) Brigade (HM43B)

Location: Sharpsburg, MD 21782 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 27.081', W 77° 44.804'

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From noon, September 15, 1862, until driven from position late in the afternoon of the 17th, the right of the infantry line of the Army of Northern Virginia, held by Kemper's Virginia Brigade, was 265 yards due east of this point. Toombs' Brigade was in advance to dispute the passage of the stone (Burnside) Bridge.
HM NumberHM43B
Series This marker is part of the Antietam Campaign War Department Markers series
Marker NumberK
Placed ByAntietam Battlefield Board
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 5:36pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 263656 N 4370466
Decimal Degrees39.45135000, -77.74673333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 27.081', W 77° 44.804'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 27' 4.86" N, 77° 44' 48.24" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5011 Harpers Ferry Rd, Sharpsburg MD 21782, US
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