Burning the Salem Railroad Station - 7
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member purplepotter51
N 38° 36.153 W 086° 06.032
16S E 578320 N 4273056
Quick Description: Burning the Salem Railroad Station - #7 Sign/Marker, John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail 1863 in Indiana.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 1/15/2012 3:04:28 PM
Waymark Code: WMDH2G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Turtle3863
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Burning the Salem Railroad Station - #7 Sign/Marker, John Hunt Morgan Heritage Trail 1863 in Indiana: On July 10, 1863, General Moagan Entered Salem with two brigades of cavalry. While in Salem, Morgan's troops looted then burned the railroad station and three railroad cars. Salem experienced more devastation as the result of Morgan's Raid than any other Indiana community.
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