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Indian Head in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

General Joseph Hooker, U.S.A.

 
 
General Joseph Hooker U.S.A. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By M. A. Pimentel, 03*09/2008
1. General Joseph Hooker U.S.A. Marker
Inscription. Maintained headquarters here at Chicamuxen Methodist Church from October, 1861, to March, 1862, when over 12,000 Union troops were camped along the Potomac River in Charles County.
 
Erected by Charles County Civil War Centennial Commission.
 
Location. 38° 32.065′ N, 77° 13.261′ W. Marker is in Indian Head, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is on Chicamuxen Road (Maryland Route 224). Click for map. Marker is adjacent to the church cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6255 Chicamuxen Road, Indian Head MD 20640, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rum Point (approx. 1.3 miles away); General Smallwood's Gravesite (approx. 2.1 miles away); Budds Ferry (approx. 2.2 miles away); Rich Resources (approx. 2.6 miles away); Christian Temple Manor (approx. 2.6 miles away); General Daniel E. Sickles, U.S.A. (approx. 2.7 miles away); Smallwood's Home (approx. 2.9 miles away); Seasonal Encampments (approx. 4 miles away in Virginia).
 
Additional keywords. Army of the Potomac.
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PlacesWar, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
General Joseph Hooker U.S.A. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By M. A. Pimentel, March 9, 2008
2. General Joseph Hooker U.S.A. Marker
Chicamuxen United Methodist Church, site of the General Hooker marker Photo, Click for full size
By M. A. Pimentel, March 9, 2008
3. Chicamuxen United Methodist Church, site of the General Hooker marker
 
 
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