Morell's Division, USA

Morell's Division, USA (HMAPB)

Location: Mechanicsville, VA 23111 Hanover County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 34.413', W 77° 17.709'

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"The rebels rushed down the hill in line of battle, but it wasn't quite so easy rushing across a swamp, waist deep in thick mud, and as they tried it we tried Sharp's rifles at eight rods, firing as fast as we could put in cartridges, the distance being so short that aim was unnecessary."
Cpl. William C. Kent
1st U.S. Sharpshooters (Berdan's)

"The noise of the musketry was not rattling, as ordinarily, but one intense metallic din."
Maj. William S. Tilton
22nd Massachusetts Infantry

"The battle at this juncture raged furiously. The fire was tremendous. The trees were lopped and branches and leaves fell as thick as snowflakes, whilst the balls flew like a hail-storm."
Lt. Co1. Hugh S. Campbell
83rd Pennsylvania Infantry
Placed ByNational Park Service
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Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 8:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 297316 N 4160977
Decimal Degrees37.57355000, -77.29515000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 34.413', W 77° 17.709'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 34' 24.78" N, 77° 17' 42.54" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7603-7605 Watt House Rd, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US
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