Houses of Worship Become Houses of Misery
— Antietam Campaign 1862 —Union surgeons turned Burkittsville, a quiet rural village of some 200 people, into a hospital complex after the September 14, 1862, Battle of Crampton's Gap. The building in front of you, the German Reformed Church, was Hospital D.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Maryland Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Maryland Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 3:48pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 273582 N 4363763|
|Decimal Degrees||39.39368333, -77.62921667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 23.621', W 77° 37.753'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 23' 37.26" N, 77° 37' 45.18" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1-99 Gapland Rd, Burkittsville MD 21718, US|
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