Battle of Germantown

Battle of Germantown (HMGIZ)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19144 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 1.663', W 75° 11.575'

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On the morning of the Battle of Germantown, October 4 1777, the Pennsylvania Militia, underGen'l John Armstrong, occupying the high ground on the west sideof the creek opposite this point, engaged in a skirmish the left wing of the British forces, in command of Lieut.-Gen'l Knyphausen, who occupied the high ground on the east side, along Schoolhouse Lane.
Year Placed1907
Placed ByThe Pennsylvania Society of Sons of the Revoution
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 9:54am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 483539 N 4430851
Decimal Degrees40.02771667, -75.19291667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 1.663', W 75° 11.575'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 1' 39.78" N, 75° 11' 34.50" W
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Area Code(s)215, 610, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6223-6271 Forbidden Dr, Philadelphia PA 19144, US
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