General James G. Blunt - Prairie Grove AR
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 35° 59.003 W 094° 18.601
15S E 381903 N 3982898
Quick Description: General Blunt of Kansas commanded the First Division of the Federal army in the battle of Prairie Grove. He was made Brigadier General in April 1862 and given command of all Kansas troops.
Location: Arkansas, United States
Date Posted: 11/7/2020 3:10:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM13CDY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Turtle3863
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Long Description:
General James G. Blunt-General Blunt of Kansas commanded the First Division of the Federal army in the battle of Prairie Grove. He was made Brigadier General in April 1862 and given command of all Kansas troops. His army was at Cane Hill December 6, 1862 but reached this field at 2 p.m. on December 7, to relieve General Herron's army.

LOCATION: Marker is in Prairie Grove, Arkansas, in Washington County. Marker is on East Douglas Street (U.S. 62), on the right when traveling west. Located near the entrance to Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Prairie Grove AR 72753, United States of America.
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