102nd Cavalry

102nd Cavalry (HM148E)

Location: Columbia, SC 29207 Richland County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 1.627', W 80° 56.237'

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Formed 1890 as the Essex Troop of Lt. Cavalry; mustered into the N.J. National Guard in 1893. After World War I service, became 102nd Cav. in 1921. Reorganized 1940 as 102nd Cav. (Horse- Mechanized); mobilized for active duty in World War II and trained here 1941-42. Saw more than 300 days of combat in France, North Africa, Italy, the Ardennes, the Rhineland, and Central Europe.
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HM NumberHM148E
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Marker Number40-??1
Year Placed2000
Placed ByThe Essex Troop because we care
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 1:54pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 505789 N 3765164
Decimal Degrees34.02711667, -80.93728333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 1.627', W 80° 56.237'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 1' 37.62" N, 80° 56' 14.22" W
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Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 46 Jackson Blvd, Columbia SC 29207, US
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