— April 6, 1865 —Union forces assembled along this ridge while Confederate troops prepared on the opposite slope. Federal forces crossed Little Sailor's Creek for a fierce battle which compelled many Southerners to surrender. The house served as a hospital for both armies.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 6:55pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 746258 N 4132948|
|Decimal Degrees||37.31058333, -78.22125000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 18.635', W 78° 13.275'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 18' 38.10" N, 78° 13' 16.50" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7600-7798 State Rte 617, Jetersville VA 23083, US|
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