Major General Thomas C. Hindman

Major General Thomas C. Hindman (HMNL4)

Location: Prairie Grove, AR 72753 Washington County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 59.004', W 94° 18.608'

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Thomas C. Hindman commanded the Confederate army in the battle of Prairie Grove. He was born 1828 in Tennessee. Served in the War with Mexico, later moving from Mississippi to Helena, Ark. Was elected to Congress in 1859. In 1861 he entered the Confederate army as a Colonel and won promotion to Major General at the battle of Shiloh. Transferred to the Trans-Mississippi Department, he raised the army that fought at Prairie Grove. He later fought in many battles in Tennessee, Georgia, and North Carolina.
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 3:17am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 381892 N 3982900
Decimal Degrees35.98340000, -94.31013333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 59.004', W 94° 18.608'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 59' 0.24" N, 94° 18' 36.48" W
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Area Code(s)479
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1102 S Battlefield Park Rd, Prairie Grove AR 72753, US
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