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BattlefieldsSpotsylvania Court House Battlefield

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A bloody two-week battle raged at Spotsylvania Court House, VA during the Civil War between Union troops under the command of Gen. U. S. Grant and Confederate troops under Gen. R. E. Lee, during their march to Richmond.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member La de Boheme

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/24/2010

last visited: 12/20/2014

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Battlefield of the Peasants' 1525th

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vineyardshooter

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 6/24/2010

last visited: 9/21/2015

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BattlefieldsSimolan aseman pommitus - The bombing of the railwaystation of Simola

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Simolan vesitornissa on vieläkin nähtävillä jälkiä aseman pommituksesta. You can still see marks of the bombing in the watertower of Simola, Lappeenranta.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geopsi

location: Finland

date approved: 5/10/2010

last visited: 5/13/2017

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Picacho Peak’s most noted historic event occurred on April 15, 1862, when Confederate and Union scouting parties met in the Battle of Picacho Pass during the Civil War. This was the largest Civil War clash to take place in Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/3/2010

last visited: 3/21/2015

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BattlefieldsWilson's Creek National Battlefield - Republic, Missouri

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The battle fought here at Wilson's Creek, was the first major battle west of the Mississippi, second overall after the First Bull Run. It is also the first case of a General falling in battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Missouri

date approved: 3/31/2010

last visited: 10/24/2017

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BattlefieldsBattle of Orakau. Waikato. New Zealand

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The battle of Orakau took place in late March 1864. Heavily outnumbered and fighting in an uncompleted pa, Orakau was not a successful battle for the defenders.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 3/18/2010

last visited: 3/12/2010

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BattlefieldsFort Fisher - Cape Fear - Kure Beach, NC

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Fort Fisher was a Confederate fort built during the American Civil War to protect the vital trading routes of the port at Wilmington, North Carolina, from 1861 until its capture by Union forces in January 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: North Carolina

date approved: 3/12/2010

last visited: 11/11/2017

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BattlefieldsBattle of Te Porere. Central Plateau. New Zealand.

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The redoubts at Te Porere contain the earthworks of a Maori fortification built by the prophet and warrior Te Kooti and is the site of the last major engagement of the New Zealand Wars on 4th October 1869.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 3/8/2010

last visited: 3/8/2010

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BattlefieldsBattle of Waitaramea

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In the vicinity of this plaque a battle took place about 1725 between two Maori tribes -- the Ngai Tahu and the Ngati Mamoe.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 3/6/2010

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Saint Kitts 1782, Brimstone Hill, St. Kitts

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The Battle of St Kitts, AKA Battle of Frigate Bay, ran January 25 and 26, 1782 during the Am. Revolutionary War. British fleet under Rear-Admiral Sir Samuel Hood and French fleet under the Comte de Grasse and involved ground assault on Brimstone Hill

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: St Kitts

date approved: 2/15/2010

last visited: 1/24/2015

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BattlefieldsStephenson's Depot

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Following the loss the previous day at 2nd Winchester, federal troops retreated north but were cut off on June 15th by Generals Steuart and Nicholl's who occupied the ground in front of the current sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hhoke

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/13/2010

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsThe Third Battle of Winchester

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Third Battle of Winchester, was fought in Winchester, Virginia, on September 19, 1864, during the Valley Campaigns of 1864 in the American Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hhoke

location: Virginia

date approved: 2/13/2010

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsWashita Battlefield National Historic Site - Cheyenne, Oklahoma

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The Battle on the Washita River is referred to as a massacre by many. Today the battlefield is preserved and protected by the National Parks Service.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/9/2010

last visited: 11/27/2010

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BattlefieldsTurkey Hill - Battle of Rhode Island

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The Battle of Rhode Island, also known as the Battle of Quaker Hill, took place on August 29, 1778, when units of the Continental Army under the command of John Sullivan attempted to recapture Aquidneck Island from British forces.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RIclimber

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 1/6/2010

last visited: 12/18/2010

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BattlefieldsBattle of Alamance

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NC 62 N and Spooner Mill Rd. Alamance Battleground Alamance, NC, US

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Countrydragon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/22/2009

last visited: 4/12/2018

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BattlefieldsBattle of White Oak Swamp - Sandston, VA

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Stonewall Jackson's attempt to cross White Oak Swamp was thwarted by Union artillery fire, a delay that prevented his participation at the Battle of Glendale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member archway

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/22/2009

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsMoores Creek National Battlefield-North Carolina

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Located 25 mi. NW of Wilmington on NC 210 in Rocky Point NC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Countrydragon

location: North Carolina

date approved: 12/22/2009

last visited: 4/30/2016

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BattlefieldsCabin Creek Battlefield - Big Cabin, Oklahoma

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Two battles occured at Cabin Creek, but markers at the site show positions of troops from the battle here on September 19, 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/19/2009

last visited: 4/3/2015

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BattlefieldsHoney Springs Battlefield - Checotah, Oklahoma

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On July 17, 1863, during the American Civil War, this battle was fought in Indian Territory, which is now Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 12/18/2009

last visited: 6/8/2017

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BattlefieldsBattle of Brier Creek - Mar. 3, 1779-Screven County Georgia

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On Brannen's Bridge Rd at Brier Creek, 11 mi NE of Sylvania, Georgia

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman

location: Georgia

date approved: 12/14/2009

last visited: 11/29/2009

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BattlefieldsBattle of Seven Pines - Sandston, VA

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This battlefield marker, one of several in Sandston, marks an area of heavy fighting that took place as the Confederate Army fought to defend Richmond.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member archway

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/6/2009

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Cold Harbor - Mechanicsville, VA

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This battlefield monument marks the location of the main Confederate line.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member archway

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/5/2009

last visited: 7/28/2012

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BattlefieldsPrairie Grove Battlefield - Prairie Grove, Arkansas

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A major battle on December 7, 1862, causing the withdrawl of Confederate forces from Northwestern Arkansas.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Arkansas

date approved: 11/21/2009

last visited: 5/6/2016

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BattlefieldsOriskany Battlefield - Rome NY

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Oriskany Battlefield State Historic Site is a historic site in Oneida County, New York, USA that marks the Battle of Oriskany, fought in 1777 during the American Revolution, one of the bloodiest engagements of the war.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New York

date approved: 10/21/2009

last visited: 9/3/2015

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BattlefieldsTippecanoe Battlefield - Battle Ground, Indiana

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Site of early battlefield in United States history listed as a National Historic Landmark near Lafayette, Indiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Indiana

date approved: 10/18/2009

last visited: 6/28/2013

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