Death of Brigadier General Nathaniel Lyon

Death of Brigadier General Nathaniel Lyon (HM52U)

Location: Republic, MO 65738 Greene County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 6.299', W 93° 24.697'

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At or near this spot fell
Brigadier General Nathaniel Lyon
Born Ashford, Conn. 1818
Graduated U.S Military
Academy, 1841. Commander
of the Federal forces
In The Battle of Wilson Creek
August 10, 1861
This marker is erected by
The University Club of
Springfield, MO. In honor of
General Lyon and the hundreds
Of brave men, north and
South, who, on this field,
"died for the rights as God"
gave them to see the right.
HM NumberHM52U
Marker NumberXIV
Year Placed1928
Placed ByThe University Club of Springfield, Missouri
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 12:57pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 463426 N 4106597
Decimal Degrees37.10498333, -93.41161667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 6.299', W 93° 24.697'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 6' 17.94" N, 93° 24' 41.82" W
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Area Code(s)417
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-43 Wilson Creek Battlefield National Park, Republic MO 65738, US
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