Battle of Piqua

Battle of Piqua (HMNLK)

Location: Springfield, OH 45506 Clark County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 54.721', W 83° 54.242'

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August 8, 1780

Within this park and immediate vicinity, former site of the Shawnee Indian Village of Piqua. The Shawnees and their British Allies were defeated by General George Rogers Clark with his army of Kentucky Frontiersmen. This battle greatly advanced the cause of the American Revolution on the Western Front.
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Year Placed1953
Placed ByOhio Revolutionary Memorial Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 8:32pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 251775 N 4422030
Decimal Degrees39.91201667, -83.90403333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 54.721', W 83° 54.242'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 54' 43.26" N, 83° 54' 14.52" W
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Area Code(s)937
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4770 Lower Valley Pike, Springfield OH 45506, US
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