The Battle of Kettle Creek

The Battle of Kettle Creek (HMH58)

Location: Washington, GA 30673 Wilkes County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 41.467', W 82° 53.15'

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(Side 1)
On this hill the Fourteenth Day of February 1779 the Battle of Kettle Creek was fought

(Side 2)
This battle of the American Revolution in which the British were severely defeated checked their invasion of Georgia

(Side 3)
The victorious American forces were commanded by Colonel Andrew Pickens, Colonel Elijah Clarke, Colonel John Dooly
Details
HM NumberHMH58
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
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Year Placed1930
Placed ByThe United States Government upon request of the Kettle Creek Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 4:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 325207 N 3729504
Decimal Degrees33.69111667, -82.88583333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 41.467', W 82° 53.15'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 41' 28.02" N, 82° 53' 9.00" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 299 War Hill Rd, Washington GA 30673, US
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