Death of Gen. William P. Sanders

Death of Gen. William P. Sanders (HM1G72)

Location: Knoxville, TN 37919 Knox County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 57.075', W 83° 56.989'

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Brig. Gen. William P. Sanders, using dismounted cavalry to hold off the Confederate advance from the west, was fatally wounded on this ridge, Nov. 18, 1863, dying the next day.
HM NumberHM1G72
Marker Number1E 67
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 5:29pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 233939 N 3982564
Decimal Degrees35.95125000, -83.94981667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 57.075', W 83° 56.989'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 57' 4.5" N, 83° 56' 59.34" W
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Area Code(s)865
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2735-3317 TN-1, Knoxville TN 37919, US
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