— The Battle for Kentucky October 8, 1862 —During the Battle of Perryville, a field of ten-foot high cornstalks, brown and dry from a severe drought, covered this valley. Obscured among the corn, 800 members of the 21st Wisconsin Infantry Regiment waited. In the army for less than a month, many of these new recruits had never before fired their rifles.
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|Date Added||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 3:13am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 678696 N 4171834|
|Decimal Degrees||37.67631667, -84.97365000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 40.579', W 84° 58.419'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 40' 34.74" N, 84° 58' 25.14" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2755-2783 Whites Rd, Perryville KY 40468, US|
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