Fourth United States Infantry

Fourth United States Infantry (HM4BT)

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

N 39° 27.777', W 77° 44.108'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 52 views
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Inscription
Fourth United States Infantry.

The Fourth United States Infantry, Captain Hiram Dryer commanding, crossing the Antietam between 2 and 3 p.m. of September 17, 1862, advanced to with in a few feet of this point; three companies under command of Lieut. C.H. Charlton were deployed as skirmishers and moving over the high ground in the direction of Sharpsburg became sharply engaged with those of the enemy. The skirmishers were withdrawn about sunset and shortly after, the regiment retired across the Antietam. This tablet marks the center of the advanced line.
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Details
HM NumberHM4BT
Series This marker is part of the Antietam Campaign War Department Markers series
Tags
Marker Number86
Placed ByAntietam Battlefield Board
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 11:36pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 264693 N 4371723
Decimal Degrees39.46295000, -77.73513333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 27.777', W 77° 44.108'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 27' 46.62" N, 77° 44' 6.48" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 169 Richardson Ave, Keedysville MD 21756, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. This marker needs at least one picture.
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. What year was the marker erected?
  8. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  9. Is the marker in the median?