Nuns of the Battlefield

Nuns of the Battlefield (HM6JZ)

Location: Washington, DC 20036
Country: United States of America

N 38° 54.348', W 77° 2.413'

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Civil War Nurses Memorial

(Upper Inscription):
They comforted the dying, Nursed the wounded, carried hope to the imprisoned, gave in His name a drink of water to the thirsty.

(Lower Inscription):
To the memory and in honor of
The Various Orders of Sisters
who gave their services as nurses on battlefields
and in hospitals during the Civil War.

(Rear Inscription):
Erected by the Ladies Auxiliary to the Ancient Order of Hibernians of America, A.D. 1924
by authorities of the Congress of the United States.
HM NumberHM6JZ
Year Placed1924
Placed ByThe Ladies Auxiliary to the Ancient Order of Hibernians of America
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 6:05pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 323092 N 4308301
Decimal Degrees38.90580000, -77.04021667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.348', W 77° 2.413'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 20.88" N, 77° 2' 24.78" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1750 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington DC 20036, US
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