Battle of Brandywine

Battle of Brandywine (HM8NK)

Location: West Chester, PA 19382 Delaware County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 54.042', W 75° 33.812'

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The battle ended just southwest of here at nightfall. With Howe and his troops holding the field, Washington's force withdrew to Chester. Although he was wounded, Lafayette helped to reorganize the retreating troops, and Pulaski's cavalry protected them from attack.
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HM NumberHM8NK
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Marker NumberA 51
Year Placed1952
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical Museum Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 8:40pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 451827 N 4416887
Decimal Degrees39.90070000, -75.56353333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 54.042', W 75° 33.812'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 54' 2.52" N, 75° 33' 48.72" W
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Area Code(s)610, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1400 Wilmington Pike, West Chester PA 19382, US
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