D'Aboville's Headquarters

D'Aboville's Headquarters (HM76B)

Location: Yorktown, VA 23690 York County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 12.696', W 76° 31.474'

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Colonel D'Aboville set up headquarters here near his artillery park. Plantation buildings then existed belonging to Secretary Nelson's "Quarter."

As ranking artillery officer in Rochambeau's command, D'Aboville played a major role in the Siege in which superior cannon fire counted heavily.
HM NumberHM76B
Placed ByColonial National Historical Park, National Park Service
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 8:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 364722 N 4119434
Decimal Degrees37.21160000, -76.52456667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 12.696', W 76° 31.474'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 12' 41.76" N, 76° 31' 28.44" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 35-39 Battlefield Tour Road, Yorktown VA 23690, US
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