Head Quarters, Dept. of New Mexico

Head Quarters, Dept. of New Mexico (HM49D)

Location: Las Cruces, NM 88005 Dona Ana County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 16.447', W 106° 47.715'

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Fort Fillmore, Nov. 15th, 1854

I. The laws of the United States having been extended by proclamation over the Mesilla Valley and the territory recently acquired from the Republic of Mexico, the undersigned as military Commander of the same directs that Lt. Colonel Miles 3rd Infantry proceed to the town of Mesilla, with a part of the garrison of Fort Fillmore, and there hoist the National Flag at noon on this day.

II. The Flag will be honored with a Federal Salute.

III. For the information of all concerned it is hereby made known that our "National Flag" will give protection to all persons who properly seek it. Criminals and other evil disposed persons who seek to attain their ends by violent means and in violation of our known laws will find neither shelter nor protection under its ample folds.

? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Jno. Garland
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Bv. Brigr. Genl.
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Comdg.
Gov. Meriwether
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HM NumberHM49D
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 10:31pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 330923 N 3572234
Decimal Degrees32.27411667, -106.79525000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 16.447', W 106° 47.715'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 16' 26.82" N, 106° 47' 42.90" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)505
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2102-2134 Calle De Parian, Las Cruces NM 88005, US
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