Gettysburg Campaign

Gettysburg Campaign (HM49Q)

Location: Boonsboro, MD 21713 Washington County
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N 39° 31.356', W 77° 39.68'

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The Battle of Boonsboro

Two U.S. Cavalry divisions repulsed five rebel cavalry brigades in a day-long fight north of Boonsboro on July 8, 1863. The South Mountain passes remained open to the Federal Army in pursuit of the Confederates retreating from Gettyburg via Hagerstown to Williamsport.
HM NumberHM49Q
Series This marker is part of the Maryland: Washington County Historical Advisory Committee series
Placed ByWashington County Historical Advisory Committee
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 5:26pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 271239 N 4378155
Decimal Degrees39.52260000, -77.66133333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 31.356', W 77° 39.68'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 31' 21.36" N, 77° 39' 40.80" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7533-7539 US-40 ALT, Boonsboro MD 21713, US
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