Near Middletown in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Hospital Site
Henry Shoemaker House
was used as a hospital site during
the Maryland Campaign 1862.
courtesy of S.H.A.F
Erected by Save Historic Antietam Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • War, US Civil. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
Location. 39° 28.085′ N, 77° 35.687′ W. Marker is near Middletown, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is on Old National Pike (Alternate U.S. 40), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Middletown MD 21769, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Reno Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Maj. Gen. Jesse L. Reno (approx. 1.2 miles away); 13th N.C. Regiment of Gen. Garland's Brigade (approx. 1.2 miles away); The "Wiregrass" Georgians (approx. 1.2 miles away); Stonewall Regiment (approx. 1.2 miles away); Near Here in Wise’s FieldThe Maryland Campaign of 1862 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Deaths of Two Generals (approx. 1.2 miles away).
Additional keywords. "National Road"
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