Frankfort in Franklin County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Remembering The Soldiers Of The War Of 1812 On Both Sides
— Fort Hill Civil War Park —
Colonel Richard M. Johnsons Regiment of Kentucky Mounted Riflemen won a strategic victory over the British 41st Regiment of Foot and their Indian allies at the Battle of the Thames in Canada on October 5, 1813. Picture provided
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War of 1812.
Location. 38° 12.367′ N, 84° 52′ W. Marker is in Frankfort, Kentucky, in Franklin County. Marker is on Clifton Avenue 0.3 miles west of Cheek Street, on the left when traveling east. Located on the Fort Hill Civil War Park grounds. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Clifton Ave, Frankfort KY 40601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beneath The Soil In Front Of You (here, next to this marker); Here Lie The Remains of 250 Citizens Of Frankfort (here, next to this marker); Oliver Percy Rood (within shouting distance of this marker); Load! Ready! Fire! (approx. 0.2 miles away); General John Hunt Morgan's Cavalrymen (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Kentucky Scouts" Frankfort Battalion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kentucky's Civil War Governors (approx. ¼ mile away); Election Of 1860 And 1864 — Kentucky (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Frankfort.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 13, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 32 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 13, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.