Iron Brigade

Iron Brigade (HM6XA)

Location: Porter, IN 46304 Porter County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 38.121', W 87° 3.493'

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Composed of infantry regiments from Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan, the Iron Brigade fought with Army of the Potomac during the Civil War (1861-1865). Received name for valor at battle of South Mountain, Maryland (1862). Sustained combat fatalities among the highest in the Union armies.
HM NumberHM6XA
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
Marker Number64.1995.1
Year Placed1995
Placed ByIndiana Historical Bureau; Porter County Tourism Commission; Indianapolis Civil War Round Table; David D. Porter Camp 116, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 7:57am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 495151 N 4609292
Decimal Degrees41.63535000, -87.05821667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 38.121', W 87° 3.493'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 38' 7.26" N, 87° 3' 29.58" W
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Area Code(s)219
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 23 US-20, Porter IN 46304, US
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