Rosencrans Avenue

Rosencrans Avenue (tmp-dd9a6)

Location: Chickamauga, GA 30707 Walker County
Country: United States of America
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N 34° 52.312', W 85° 17.43'

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— Major General William S. Rosencrans, USA 1819-1898 —

Rosencrans, born in Delaware County, Ohio, graduated from West Point in 1842 and joined the engineers. He resigned from the U.S. Army in 1845 and became an architect and civil engineer. He commanded the Army of the Cumberland, which was defeated at Chickamauga, and was replaced by US Grant in October 1863. After the war he was a rancher, served as US Minister to Mexico 1868-69, and was US Congressman from California 1881-85.
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HM Numbertmp-dd9a6
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 at 10:18pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 656245 N 3860166
Decimal Degrees34.87186667, -85.29050000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 52.312', W 85° 17.43'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 52' 18.72" N, 85° 17' 25.8" W
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Area Code(s)706
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 110-120 Gordon St, Chickamauga GA 30707, US
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