Cavalry Affairs

Cavalry Affairs (HM1NNU)

Location: Fredericksburg, VA 22406 Stafford County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 24.02', W 77° 33.866'

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Near here Wade Hampton with a small cavalry force surprised and captured 5 officers and 87 men of the Third Pennsylvania Cavalry, November 28, 1862. At that time Burnside was moving toward Fredericksburg. On February 25, 1863, Fitz Lee, on a reconnaissance, attacked Union cavalry here, driving it back on Falmouth where the Union army was encamped.
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HM NumberHM1NNU
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Marker NumberN-5
Year Placed1931
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 6th, 2015 at 3:56pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)31N E 166021 N 0
Decimal Degrees38.40033333, -77.56443333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 24.02', W 77° 33.866'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 24' 1.2" N, 77° 33' 51.96" W
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Area Code(s)540
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1889 Warrenton Rd, Fredericksburg VA 22406, US
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