Whiting's Division

Whiting's Division (HM28Z3)

Location: Mechanicsville, VA 23111 Hanover County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 34.792', W 77° 17.431'

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Richmond National Battlefield Park

The men of Confederate Gen. William H. C. Whiting's division began their portion of the decisive charge in these fields. The 11th Mississippi is seen in the foreground around Whiting. Gen. John B. Hood is exhorting the 4th Texas in the middle distance, in the Parsons farm field. Five more Confederate brigades under Gen. James Lgngstreet extended the line beyond Hood.
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HM NumberHM28Z3
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Year Placed2018
Placed ByRichmond National Battlefield Park, U.S. Department of the Interior
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, July 2nd, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 297742 N 4161668
Decimal Degrees37.57986667, -77.29051667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 34.792', W 77° 17.431'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 34' 47.52" N, 77° 17' 25.86" W
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Area Code(s)804
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6373 Watt House Rd, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US
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