Heater Fields

Heater Fields (HMA6N)

Location: Middletown, VA 22645 Frederick County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 1.282', W 78° 17.354'

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The 2nd (Vermont) Brigade of the 2nd Division, VI U.S. Corps, briefly deployed around the Heater House as skirmishers in the first federal effort to stop the 19 October 1864 Confederate morning attack. When this proved unfeasible, the entire division withdrew to defensive positions on the high ground to the north. Units from the divisions of Confederate Generals Stephen D. Ramseur, John Pegram, and Gabriel C. Wharton then advanced past the Heater House in pursuit while two Confederate artillery batteries supported them from positions flanking the house..

Donated to the People of the United States
William and Susan Vodrey,
Cleveland, Ohio.
HM NumberHMA6N
Placed ByBlue and Gray Education Society, Cedar Creek Battlefield Foundation, and Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 10:00pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 734677 N 4322644
Decimal Degrees39.02136667, -78.28923333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 1.282', W 78° 17.354'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 1' 16.92" N, 78° 17' 21.24" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8140 Valley Pike, Middletown VA 22645, US
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