Action At Dranesville

Action At Dranesville (HM1V)

Location: Great Falls, VA 22066 Fairfax County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 59.709', W 77° 20.214'

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Near here two foraging expeditions came in conflict, December 20, 1861. The Union force was commanded by General Ord, the Confederate by J.E.B. Stuart. Stuart attacked in order to protect his foraging parties, but was forced to retire after a sharp fight. The next day he returned, reinforced, and carried off his wounded.
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HM NumberHM1V
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Marker NumberT-36
Year Placed1931
Placed ByConservation and Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 8:23am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 297618 N 4318836
Decimal Degrees38.99515000, -77.33690000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 59.709', W 77° 20.214'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 59' 42.54" N, 77° 20' 12.84" W
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Area Code(s)703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1066 Northfalls Ct, Great Falls VA 22066, US
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