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Hines Raid 1862

Location: SR 66, west side of highway just north of CR 104 & Poison Creek bridge, 4 miles south of Derby. (Perry County, Indiana)

Erected by the Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission, 1963

ID# : 62.1963.1

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Captain Thomas H. Hines with 62 Confederate cavalrymen entered Perry County between Rome and Derby, June 17. Ambushed near Leavenworth, June 19, most of his command were captured.

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