Major John B. Gallie

Major John B. Gallie (HM8G6)

Location: Richmond Hill, GA 31324 Bryan County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 53.4', W 81° 11.902'

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Killed in action while commanding the fort during the second attack of the monitor MONTAUK, February 1, 1863. The 32-pounder beside which he was standing was struck while Gallie was going from gun to gun, encouraging his men to calmness of aim.
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HM NumberHM8G6
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Year Placed1963
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 2:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 481240 N 3528260
Decimal Degrees31.89000000, -81.19836667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 53.4', W 81° 11.902'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 53' 24.00" N, 81° 11' 54.12" W
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Area Code(s)229, 912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3894 Fort McAllister Rd, Richmond Hill GA 31324, US
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