1751 - 1800During the British-Hessian attack on Fort Washington 16 November 1776 Margaret Corbin was wounded when she filled the post of her husband John who was killed while loading artillery. The first woman to fight as a soldier in the Revolutionary War, she is buried at West Pont.
|Placed By||Washington Heights Inwood Chamber of Commerce|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 7:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 589867 N 4523701|
|Decimal Degrees||40.85945000, -73.93371667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 51.567', W 73° 56.023'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 51' 34.02" N, 73° 56' 1.38" W|
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|Area Code(s)||917, 646, 212|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1 Margaret Corbin Dr, New York NY 10040, US|
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