Confinement of Jefferson Davis

Confinement of Jefferson Davis (HM6JB)

Location: Hampton, VA 23651
Country: United States of America

N 37° 0.142', W 76° 18.573'

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In this casemate Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States, was confined, May 22-October 2, 1865. As his health suffered in the casemate, he was removed to Carroll Hall in the fortress, where he remained from October, 1865, until May, 1867, when he was released on bail. He was never brought to trial.
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HM NumberHM6JB
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Marker NumberW 92
Year Placed1932
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 10:26pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 383482 N 4095936
Decimal Degrees37.00236667, -76.30955000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 0.142', W 76° 18.573'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 0' 8.52" N, 76° 18' 34.38" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 20 Bernard Rd, Hampton VA 23651, US
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