Cavalry ClashOn September 1, 1862, Col. Thomas Munford, commander of the Confederate 2nd Virginia Cavalry (163 men), was ordered to Leesburg to destroy a body of Union Cavalry—the locally raised Independent Loudoun Virginia Rangers—who were harassing southern sympathizers in the vicinity.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 10:10pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 278911 N 4336099|
|Decimal Degrees||39.14603333, -77.55831667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 8.762', W 77° 33.499'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 8' 45.72" N, 77° 33' 29.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||703, 540, 571|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 41791 Tutt Ln, Leesburg VA 20176, US|
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