Monument to James Birmingham

Monument to James Birmingham (HM7A5)

Location: Ninety Six, SC 29666 Greenwood County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 8.75', W 82° 1.39'

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This stone honors James Birmingham, the first South Carolinian to lose his life for freedom during the Revolutionary War. Birmingham, a member of the Long Cane Militia, received his fatal wound from a Loyalist musket ball. He fought under the command of Major Andrew Williamson at Ninety Six in November 1775 in the first Revolutionary War land engagement in the South.
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HM NumberHM7A5
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Year Placed2009
Placed ByNational Park Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 6:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 405672 N 3778798
Decimal Degrees34.14583333, -82.02316667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 8.75', W 82° 1.39'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 8' 45.00" N, 82° 1' 23.40" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1220-1222 Star Fort, Ninety Six SC 29666, US
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