Mormon Battalion

Mormon Battalion (HMZ39)

Location: San Diego, CA 92103 San Diego County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 45.432', W 117° 11.648'

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Inscription
No. 7
Dedicated
in commemoration
the heroic sacrifice and
history-making achievements
of the
Mormon Battalion
"whose march over 2000 miles
from Council Bluffs, Iowa to San Diego
help to win California for the Union
and open a new road to the Pacific
over desert wastes"
began July 16, 1846
completed January 29, 1847.
"History may be searched in vain
for an equal march of infantry."
-U.S. Army Records
Details
HM NumberHMZ39
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series.
Tags
Marker Number7
Placed BySan Diego County Company Daughters of Utah Pioneers, W.P.A. Art Project of Southern California
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 7:37am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 481815 N 3624387
Decimal Degrees32.75720000, -117.19413333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 45.432', W 117° 11.648'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 45' 25.92" N, 117° 11' 38.88" W
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Area Code(s)619, 858, 760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2752 Presidio Dr, San Diego CA 92103, US
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