General William Lee Davidson

General William Lee Davidson (HM16UE)

Location: Huntersville, NC 28078 Mecklenburg County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 21.949', W 80° 53.914'

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To the memory of
General William Lee Davidson
of Mecklenburg County N.C.
Born in 1746. Youngest son of George Davidson
of Lancaster, PA. who moved to Mecklenburg Co.,
North Carolina, in 1750.
Major 4th Reg. North Carolina Troops.
Promoted Lieutenant-Colonel.
Severely wounded at Calson's Mill.
He was promoted for bravery
to the rank of Brigadier-General.
With 300 men opposing Cornwallis and troops
he was killed at Battle of Cowan's Ford
Februay 1, 1781.
Details
HM NumberHM16UE
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
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Year Placed1920
Placed ByDaughters of the American Revolution – Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence Chapter
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 1:37pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 509214 N 3913616
Decimal Degrees35.36581667, -80.89856667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 21.949', W 80° 53.914'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 21' 56.94" N, 80° 53' 54.84" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)704
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10500-10598 State Rd 2074, Huntersville NC 28078, US
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