Sons of the Revolution

Sons of the Revolution (HM5WZ)

Location: Annapolis, MD 21401 Anne Arundel County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 59.048', W 76° 29.617'

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This monument honors unknown French soldiers and sailors who gave their lives in the American War of Independence and were buried near here.

Dedicated by President Williams Howard Taft, April 18, 1911

"Our soldiers rest in hallowed ground in a friendly country. To the Sons of the Revolution I beg to express the gratitude of France." - Jean Jules Jusserand, Ambassador of France

The memory of their deeds will live forever.
HM NumberHM5WZ
Year Placed1911
Placed ByThe General Society, Sons of the Revolution
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 5:58pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 370633 N 4316076
Decimal Degrees38.98413333, -76.49361667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 59.048', W 76° 29.617'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 59' 2.88" N, 76° 29' 37.02" W
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Area Code(s)410, 301, 443, 202, 703
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 62 MD-450, Annapolis MD 21401, US
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