Second Battle of Manassas
— Day Three August 30, 1862 4:30 p.m. —Colonel Nathaniel McLean braced his men for the coming onslaught. The Union officer, a civilian attorney with no prewar military background, commanded 1,200 Ohioans on Chinn Ridge. The ground directly in front of his brigade was open at the time of the battle and McLean's men could see the approaching enemy. At this moment only the Ohioans stood between the Confederates and Henry Hill.
|Placed By||Manassas National Battlefield Park, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, May 13th, 2016 at 9:04am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 279883 N 4298495|
|Decimal Degrees||38.80775000, -77.53498333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.465', W 77° 32.099'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 27.9" N, 77° 32' 5.94" W|
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|Area Code(s)||703, 571|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Unnamed Road, Manassas VA 20109, US|
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