On Sacred SoilHere stood the U.S. Army's first camp on Virginia soil after secession, built in May 1861. Only the Veteran's Cemetery on County Street remains of this entrenched camp.
|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||Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 3:14am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 382740 N 4097296|
|Decimal Degrees||37.01453333, -76.31810000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 0.872', W 76° 19.086'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 0' 52.32" N, 76° 19' 5.16" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||757, 804|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 13-27 VA-143, Hampton VA 23663, US|
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