First Battle of Manassas
— July 21, 1861 2 p.m. —Confederate reinforcements deployed into battle line at the edge of the woods behind you. Anchoring the center of this new position stood a brigade of Virginians — 2,500 strong — under the command of General Thomas J. Jackson. When told the enemy was driving the Confederates, Jackson calmly replied, "We will give them the bayonet."
|Placed By||Manassas National Battlefield Park, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 2nd, 2015 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 281278 N 4299212|
|Decimal Degrees||38.81455000, -77.51915000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.873', W 77° 31.149'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 52.38" N, 77° 31' 8.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||703, 571|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6511 Sudley Rd, Manassas VA 20109, US|
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