2nd Maryland Infantry

2nd Maryland Infantry (HM3UR)

Location: Sharpsburg, MD 21782 Washington County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 27.043', W 77° 43.891'

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Maryland
2nd Md Infantry

At 9:30 a.m. advanced
on the stone bridge,
defended by Toombs'
Brigade and two batt-
eries on high ground
beyond. Charged to
within 100 yards of the
bridge when, checked
by the severity of
the enemy's fire it took
shelter along the bank
of the stream and was
engaged until 1:30 p.m.
the bridge being carr-
ied it crossed to the
hills and the battle
beyond. Engaged 187. men
loos 18 killed. 48 woun-
ded. 3 missing.
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HM NumberHM3UR
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Year Placed1900
Placed ByState of Maryland
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 1:29am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 264963 N 4370356
Decimal Degrees39.45071667, -77.73151667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 27.043', W 77° 43.891'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 27' 2.58" N, 77° 43' 53.46" W
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Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 225 Union Advance Trail, Sharpsburg MD 21782, US
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