Confederate DefenseIn the mid-morning of September 19, Confederate Gen. John B. Gordon's infantry, veteran troops from Georgia, Louisiana, and Virginia, took position to your right on the other side of Hackwood Lane. At 11:40 a.m., at the sound of artillery fire, infantry of the Union Nineteenth Corps advanced upon the Confederates. During the assault, Confederate Col. Carter M. Braxton brought seven guns to the hill on which you are standing.
|Placed By||Civil War Preservation Trust|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 11:45pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 747904 N 4342992|
|Decimal Degrees||39.20085000, -78.12920000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 12.051', W 78° 7.752'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 12' 3.06" N, 78° 7' 45.12" W|
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|Area Code(s)||540, 703|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 534 Redbud Rd, Winchester VA 22603, US|
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