Joe Brown Bivouac, U.C.V.

Joe Brown Bivouac, U.C.V. (HM1F2F)

Location: Covington, TN 38019 Tipton County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 33.384', W 89° 39.648'

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In 1898, the Joe Brown Bivouac, United Confederate Veterans, was established as a social, historical, and benevolent organization. It was named in honor of Joseph Brown of Covington, who in 1864 was mortally wounded at the Battle of Harrisburg, Mississippi. For years the Bivouac sponsored the Brighton Confederate Reunions and assisted indigent veterans. In 1934, the members donated their assets to the Covington Board of Education as an endowment for the school libraries. This fund was liquidated in 1993.
HM NumberHM1F2F
Marker Number4E 121
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 7:50am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] PAUL ERWIN  [2] PAUL ERWIN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 258824 N 3938006
Decimal Degrees35.55640000, -89.66080000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 33.384', W 89° 39.648'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 33' 23.04" N, 89° 39' 38.88" W
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Area Code(s)901
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 701 Bert Johnston Ave, Covington TN 38019, US
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