Morgan's Ohio Raid

Morgan's Ohio Raid (HM23DZ)

Location: Alexandria, TN 37012 DeKalb County
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N 36° 3.846', W 86° 1.655'

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June 11, 1863

The raid by Brig. Gen John H. Morgan's Cavalry Division into Indiana and Ohio began here Units were the 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th, 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th Kentucky Cavalry, and the 9th Tennessee Calvary, with attached artillery. Brig. Gen. Basil Duke and Col. Adam Johnson commanded brigades. The raid ended in capture of the bulk of the 2640-man force at Buffington, O. A small portion escaped to Virginia.
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HM NumberHM23DZ
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Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at 10:03am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 587571 N 3991495
Decimal Degrees36.06410000, -86.02758333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 3.846', W 86° 1.655'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 3' 50.76" N, 86° 1' 39.3" W
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Area Code(s)615
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 33224 Nashville Hwy, Alexandria TN 37012, US
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