Battle of the Blue

Battle of the Blue (HMVV5)

Location: Topeka, KS 66607 Shawnee County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 2.506', W 95° 39.161'

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Erected by G. G. Gage
to the memory of
his comrades who fell at
The Battle of the Blue.
Oct. 22, 1864.

By the blood of these heroes, and
their compatriots, this great
Republic was made to live

2nd Regiment K. S. M.
from Shawnee Co.
Commanded by Col. G. W. Veale
Attached to the
Army of the Frontier.

Capt. Ross Burns
Topeka Battery.
Geo. Ginnold · Daniel Handle
C. H. Budd · D. M. Race
McClure Martin · Nicholas Brown
Lear Selkin · Ben. Hughes
H C. Colville · Harvey G. Young
J. B. Alverson · Albert Chipman
Elias Roberts · Rob't McKnown
Dennis Ray · Moses Banks
David Rake · James Eagle
Rob't Campbell · W. P. Roberts
Samuel Allen · William Wann
Rob't Boles · David Fults
Details
HM NumberHMVV5
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Year Placed1895
Placed ByG. G. Gage
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 1:16am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 270417 N 4324760
Decimal Degrees39.04176667, -95.65268333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 2.506', W 95° 39.161'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 2' 30.36" N, 95° 39' 9.66" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1601 SE 10th Ave, Topeka KS 66607, US
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