Battle of Santa Clara

Battle of Santa Clara (HMG55)

Location: Santa Clara, CA 95051 Santa Clara County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 21.136', W 121° 58.428'

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On January 2, 1847, somewhere hereabouts was fought the last northern battle of the Mexican War. The official casualty report: "Dead none, Wounded none, Missing but one on the American side and he came up shortly afterwards stating that he had been searching for his ramrod which in the excitement, he had forgotten to draw from his gun and fired at the enemy"
HM NumberHMG55
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1978
Placed ByMountain Charlie Chapter No. 1850, E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 10:21am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 590885 N 4134445
Decimal Degrees37.35226667, -121.97380000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 21.136', W 121° 58.428'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 21' 8.16" N, 121° 58' 25.68" W
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Area Code(s)408, 925
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2572-2798 El Camino Real, Santa Clara CA 95051, US
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