— Commemorative Walkway Park —Shortly after the Civil War began, the Confederacy turned its attention to the Southwest, and in February, 1862, three thousand three hundred troops under the command of Confederate General Sibley, defeated the Union troops at Valverde, raised the Confederate flag, and occupied Santa Fe. The Confederates were defeated two weeks later in the Battle of Glorieta Pass.
|Placed By||Knights of Columbus.|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 7:22pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 415558 N 3949928|
|Decimal Degrees||35.68965000, -105.93325000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 41.379', W 105° 55.995'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 41' 22.74" N, 105° 55' 59.7" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 611 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe NM 87501, US|
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