General U. S Grant took Command

General U. S Grant took Command (HMKNX)

Location: Mattoon, IL 61938 Coles County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 28.966', W 88° 22.557'

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General U. S Grant
near this spot on June 15, 1861
took command of his first
troops in the Civil War
21st Ill. Inf.
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HM NumberHMKNX
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Year Placed1924
Placed ByG. A. R. Post, Other Patriotic Citizens of Mattoon
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 1:00pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 381665 N 4371255
Decimal Degrees39.48276667, -88.37595000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 28.966', W 88° 22.557'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 28' 57.96" N, 88° 22' 33.42" W
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Area Code(s)217
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 450-488 U.S. 58 Bus, Mattoon IL 61938, US
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