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BattlefieldsBenner's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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Benner's Hill is a Civil War battlefield about .95 miles west of the center of town & .91 miles N.E. of Cemetery Hill. It was from here, on July 2, 1863, Confederate artillery pounded Union positions @ Cemetery Hill, Culp's Hill and Stevens' Knoll.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/3/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesBenner's Hill - Gettysburg, PA

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Benner's Hill is a Civil War site about .95 miles west of the center of town and .91 miles northeast of Cemetery Hill. It was from here, on July 2, 1863, Confederate artillery pounded Union positions @ Cemetery Hill, Culp's Hill and Stevens' Knoll.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/2/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesSachs Covered Bridge - Gettysburg, PA

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This covered bridge is dubbed as Pennsylvania's most historic covered bridge. The Confederate army bid a hasty adieu to Gettysburg and retreated over this bridge in July of 1863. It was originally built in 1852 by David S. Stoner.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/31/2013

last visited: 3/29/2014

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Field HospitalsThe Reno-Benteen Defense - Battle of the Little Bighorn - Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Mt

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Located within the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument Custer Battlefield, Montana

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lord Mot

location: Montana

date approved: 7/30/2013

last visited: 8/6/2013

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Field HospitalsGettysburg Presbyterian Church - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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This Presbyterian church is rather famous having served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg and having been visited by two United States Presidents.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/29/2013

last visited: never

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Historic FortsFestung Ehrenbreitstein - Koblenz, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

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Festung Ehrenbreitstein (”Ehrenbreitstein” Fortress) in Koblenz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: 9/6/2014

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Historic FortsFort Deseret - Deseret, UT, USA

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Erected by early settlers during the Blackhawk Indian War in 1865, Fort Deseret is located about two miles south of Deseret, Utah in Millard County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Utah

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: 10/7/2013

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Historic FortsFort Griswold - Groton, CT, USA

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Fort Griswold is an historic fort that was the center of the Battle of Groton Heights on September 6, 1781.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky

location: Connecticut

date approved: 7/27/2013

last visited: 5/6/2013

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Field HospitalsThe Wheatfield - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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An often overlooked & well-hidden, yet significant monument records the location and events of a makeshift field hospital established on the front lines near the Wheatfield during the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, July 2, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersCivil Defense Fall-Out Shelter @ Gettysburg Presbyterian Church - Gettysburg, PA

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This old placard is on the left or northern side of Gettysburg Presbyterian Church along Baltimore Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersNorth Salem High School Fallout Shelter - Salem, Oregon

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Fallout shelter in a high school building

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesJanney Foundry Company - Montgomery, AL

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This simple stone monument at the corner of North Court Street and Randolph Street is the only reminder of the foundry that existed at this site from 1844 to 1928.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/23/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesDevil's Den - Gettysburg, PA

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Devil's Den is the most sought after piece of real estate for kids, ghost hunters, Civil War buffs and re-enactors. From the air it looks like the bones of a foot. From the ground, it is a gigantic, jumbled mass of boulders.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/22/2013

last visited: 7/5/2012

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U.S. Civil War SitesThe Auburn Guards Review - Auburn, AL

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This marker placed next to the Auburn train depot commemorates the review of the Auburn Guards by Confederate President - elect Jefferson Davis on February 16, 1861.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/20/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsKellogg’s Grove Blackhawk War Monument - Kent, IL, USA

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A monument honoring those killed in the Black Hawk War, including in the final Illinois battle which occurred at this grove in June,1832. Abraham Lincoln, a member of the Illinois militia, helped to bury five of the slain men.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/16/2013

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersJustice John McKinley Federal Building - Florence, AL

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U.S. Federal Courthouse and Post Office located at 210 N Seminary St, Florence, AL.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Alabama

date approved: 7/7/2013

last visited: 7/5/2013

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World War II SitesWW II Bunkers, Otay Mountain Trail, Jamul, CA

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During WWII, the US built gun emplacements, lookouts and bunkers along Otay Truck Trail in anticipation of a Japanese invasion.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poehunters

location: California

date approved: 7/7/2013

last visited: 7/7/2013

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsSpanish Civil War Plaque, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, UK

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A plaque mounted on the wall of a memorial garden in Barnsley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/5/2013

last visited: never

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Historic FortsFort Gorges - Portland ME

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Completed in 1865, the fort was obsolete before it was even completed, however was used up until WWII

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Maine

date approved: 6/30/2013

last visited: 9/16/2013

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BattlefieldsPaoli Battlefield - Malvern, PA

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The Paoli Battlefield is the site of the "Paoli Massacre" & home to the oldest Revolutionary War monument in Pennsylvania as well as several other very old monuments. Beneath the 1817 monument lies the bodies of 52 Colonial troops killed in a raid.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/30/2013

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersWaseca Post Office Fallout Shelter

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This Civil Defense Fallout Shelter is in the basement of the post office located at 114 2nd Street NE in Waseca, Minnesota.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Minnesota

date approved: 6/29/2013

last visited: never

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Field HospitalsWright (Guinn) Farm House - U.S. Civil War - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the NRHP narrative, this house was constructed in 1750 and served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/28/2013

last visited: never

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U.S. Civil War SitesWright (Guinn) Farm House - Gettysburg, PA

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According to the NRHP narrative, this house was constructed in 1750 and served as a field hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 6/27/2013

last visited: never

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Specific Wars Monuments and Memorials"linden of peace" 07318 Saalfeld/ Thüringen/ Deutschland

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A nice and important linden as a Memorial of the Seven Years War!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bianka11

location: Thüringen, Germany

date approved: 6/19/2013

last visited: 6/23/2013

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BattlefieldsThe Battle of St. Jakob an der Birs - Basel, Switzerland

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The Battle of St. Jakob an der Birs took place on 26 August 1444 between the Old Swiss Confederacy and French mercenaries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 6/13/2013

last visited: never

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