Morgan Inducted - CSA

Morgan Inducted - CSA (HMQRY)

Location: Munfordville, KY 42765 Hart County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 15.65', W 85° 52.973'

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On site, 1200 feet west, stood the church, his headquarters, where Gen. John Hunt Morgan and 84 of his men were formally sworn in, October 27, 1861, as the second Cavalry Regiment, Kentucky Volunteers, CSA. Formerly part of the Lexington Rifles, they joined Confederates at Green River, and their daring exploits earned them the sobriquet "Morgan's Raiders."
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HM NumberHMQRY
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Marker Number1235
Year Placed1969
Placed ByKentucky Historical Society / Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 8:10pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 599057 N 4124392
Decimal Degrees37.26083333, -85.88288333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 15.65', W 85° 52.973'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 15' 39.00" N, 85° 52' 58.38" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-110 Woodsonville Rd, Munfordville KY 42765, US
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