June 1898At the outbreak of the Spanish-American War, this area, a sand flat without a tree, but surrounded by an extensive forest, was the camp site of Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders, the most unusual regiment in the history of the U. S. Army.
|Placed By||The 1st U. S. Cavalry Regiment Rough Riders, Inc|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 5:29pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 354096 N 3092421|
|Decimal Degrees||27.94885000, -82.48313333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 27° 56.931', W 82° 28.988'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||27° 56' 55.86" N, 82° 28' 59.28" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 548-598 N Howard Ave, Tampa FL 33606, US|
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