Colonel James Lewis

Colonel James Lewis (HML5P)

Location: Winchester, TN 37398 Franklin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 11.167', W 86° 6.7'

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In memory of COLONEL JAMES LEWIS
Born April 6, 1756 Albemarle County Virginia
Died February 21, 1849 Franklin County Tennessee
Served with distinction in the Revolutionary War. Participated in the Battles of White Plains, Trenton, Princeton, Brandywine, Germantown and Yorktown. Was with Washington when he crossed the Delaware. Witnessed the surrender of Lord Cornwallis at Yorktown on October 19, 1781. Erected the first brick house and was one of the appointed Commissioners for the erection of the first courthouse and jail in Franklin County.
Julian Lee Rayford Sculptor
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Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 5:16am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 580879 N 3894044
Decimal Degrees35.18611667, -86.11166667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 11.167', W 86° 6.7'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 11' 10.02" N, 86° 6' 42.00" W
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Area Code(s)931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 114-136 1st Ave SE, Winchester TN 37398, US
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