5th Corps, 2nd Division Position

5th Corps, 2nd Division Position (HM4CF)

Location: Keedysville, MD 21756 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 27.976', W 77° 43.05'

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On the afternoon of September 15, 1862, the two regular brigades of Sykes' Division, Fifth Army Corps went into position a few feet west of this road and parallel to it, where they remained until the morning of the 19th.

This tablet marks the right of the Division and of Buchanan's Brigade.
HM NumberHM4CF
Series This marker is part of the Antietam Campaign War Department Markers series
Marker NumberQ
Placed ByAntietam Battlefield Board
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 9:09am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 266222 N 4372046
Decimal Degrees39.46626667, -77.71750000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 27.976', W 77° 43.05'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 27' 58.56" N, 77° 43' 3.00" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5540-5594 Porterstown Rd, Keedysville MD 21756, US
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