The Breached Wall

The Breached Wall (HM8K1)

Location: Tybee Island, GA 31328 Chatham County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 1.612', W 80° 53.364'

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April 10-11, 1862

" The result of this bombardment mustcause, I am convinced, a change in theconstruction of fortification as radicalas that foreshadowed in naval architecture by the conflict between the Monitor andMerrimac. No works of stone or brick can resist the impact of rifled artillery of heavy caliber"
Major General David Hunter,
Dept. of the South
HM NumberHM8K1
Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 5:04pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 510443 N 3543419
Decimal Degrees32.02686667, -80.88940000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 1.612', W 80° 53.364'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 1' 36.72" N, 80° 53' 21.84" W
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Area Code(s)912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 30757 US-80, Tybee Island GA 31328, US
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