2nd Delaware

2nd Delaware (HM366)

Location: Keedysville, MD 21756 Washington County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 28.201', W 77° 44.231'

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Delaware
2nd Delaware Volunteers
Capt. David L. Stricker
3rd Brigade, 1st Division, II Corps
This regiment of Richardson's reserve
brigade crossed Antietam Creek, advanced
with division and came under heavy
artillery fire while holding position
immediately beyond crest of this ridge.
It moved to right and helped repulse
counterattack in gap between French and
Richardson's divisions. In final assault
on Bloody Lane, the regiment crossed
here and took possession of Piper farm
buildings until ordered to retire.
Losses

Officers Men
Killed 12
Wounded 2 42
Missing 2
Total 58
Erected by the
Delaware Civil War Centennial Commission
May 30, 1964
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HM NumberHM366
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByDeleware Civil War Centennial Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 7:11am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 264541 N 4372513
Decimal Degrees39.47001667, -77.73718333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 28.201', W 77° 44.231'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 28' 12.06" N, 77° 44' 13.86" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 393-409 Bloody Ln, Keedysville MD 21756, US
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