Sherman Here

Sherman Here (HM2AJ5)

Location: Lebanon Junction, KY 40150 Bullitt County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 50.064', W 85° 43.973'

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USA Gen. William T. Sherman with 4,000 troops made headquarters here, late September, 1861. Object to secure Muldraugh's Hill against anticipated onrush of Confederates toward Louisville and to rally Kentuckians to Union cause. CSA Gen. Simon B. Buckner took Bowling Green, establishing Confederate line across Ky., but failed to push north. No major action occurred.
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HM NumberHM2AJ5
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Year Placed1970
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society & Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, August 18th, 2018 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 611501 N 4188197
Decimal Degrees37.83440000, -85.73288333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 50.064', W 85° 43.973'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 50' 3.84" N, 85° 43' 58.38" W
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Area Code(s)502
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 291 Main St, Lebanon Junction KY 40150, US
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