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Fort Wallace (1865-1882) - A U.S. Army post established as Camp Pond Creek in 1865 in Wallace County, Kansas. Named 18 Apr 1866 for Brigadier General William H.L. Wallace, who was mortally wounded 10 Apr 1862 at the battle of Shiloh, Tennessee, during the U.S. Civil War. Abandoned in 1882.

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Wallace County, Kansas

Location: Near Wallace, Wallace County, Kansas.

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Lat: 38.9102872 Long: -101.5832228

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Visited: 10 Oct 2011

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