Camp Letterman

Camp Letterman (HM2EJ0)

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N 39° 50.396', W 77° 12.422'

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On this site from July 22 to November 20, 1863, was constructed the largest hospital in the Western Hemisphere named after Major Jonathan Letterman, MD, USMS of the Army of the Potomac, caring for 21,000 Union and Confederate casualties.

Erected to mark the 150th anniversary, July 5th, 2013 by The Confederation of Union Generals

Patrick Fairbairn, President
Dr. Randall Krakauer, Monument Chair
Lee Harford, Preservation Chair
John M. Hart Jr., Vice Preservation Chair
HM NumberHM2EJ0
Year Placed2013
Placed ByThe Confederation of Union Generals
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Date Added Monday, February 25th, 2019 at 7:02am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 311160 N 4412322
Decimal Degrees39.83993333, -77.20703333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 50.396', W 77° 12.422'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 50' 23.76" N, 77° 12' 25.32" W
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