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Near Pierceville in Ripley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

General John Morgan

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, October 14, 2016
1. General John Morgan Marker
Inscription.
Marched east along this road on
Sunday, July 12, 1863
in
his raid across southern Indiana

 
Erected 1924 by Ripley County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 8.033′ N, 85° 10.231′ W. Marker is near Pierceville, Indiana, in Ripley County. Marker is at the intersection of West Indian Trail (State Road 350) and County Road 550E, on the left when traveling east on West Indian Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pierceville IN 47039, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Noose Tightening (approx. 0.4 miles away); Whitlatch Clinic (approx. 2.1 miles away); Gordons Leap (approx. 5.9 miles away); The Hanging Tree (approx. 6 miles away); a different marker also named General John Morgan (approx. 6.1 miles away); Morgan's Raid (approx. 6.1 miles away); Eleazer Wheelock Ripley (approx. 6.1 miles away); Ripley County Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.1 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
General John Morgan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, October 14, 2016
2. General John Morgan Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 30, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 156 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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