1863On May 21, 1863, a two-story building near this site housing Young's store and the Plains Masonic Lodge was the center of a battle between Colonel William R. Miles' Legion comprised of Confederate troops from Louisiana and units of General C.C. Augur's division of Union forces advancing on Port Hudson. Casualties: Union 100: Confederate, 89.
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|Placed By||City of Baton Rouge|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 671858 N 3396696|
|Decimal Degrees||30.69068333, -91.20570000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 41.441', W 91° 12.342'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 41' 26.46" N, 91° 12' 20.52" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 23000 LA-964, Zachary LA 70791, US|
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