Ewell's Flawless Retreat
— Second Manassas Campaign —On August 27, 1862, two of Confederate Gen. Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's divisions plundered the Federal supply depot at Manassas Junction. Gen. Richard S. Ewell's division formed Jackson's rear guard at Bristoe Station on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad. Ewell knew the ground well, having been raised nearby at Stony Lonesome farm.
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|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||Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 6:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 277329 N 4288379|
|Decimal Degrees||38.71603333, -77.56110000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 42.962', W 77° 33.666'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 42' 57.72" N, 77° 33' 39.96" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 12209-12215 VA-28, Nokesville VA 20181, US|
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