Last Battle of the Civil War

Last Battle of the Civil War (HM289X)

Location: Brownsville, TX 78521 Cameron County
Country: United States of America

N 25° 57.575', W 97° 18.203'

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At this site the last battle of the Civil War, known as Palmito Hill, was fought by Confederate troops under Colonel John S. (Rip) Ford and Union Forces on May 13, 1865, 34 Days After Lee's Surrender at Appomatox
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HM NumberHM289X
Series This marker is part of the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series
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Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, June 9th, 2018 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 669866 N 2872309
Decimal Degrees25.95958333, -97.30338333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 25° 57.575', W 97° 18.203'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds25° 57' 34.5" N, 97° 18' 12.18" W
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Area Code(s)956
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Palmito Hill Rd, Brownsville TX 78521, US
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