— Bermuda Hundred Campaign —As Grant grappled with Lee in the Wilderness and near Spotsylvania Court House in May 1864, Union Gen. Benjamin Butler landed with 30,000 troops at Bermuda Hundred, eight miles east of here. Butler's objective was to open another front and to threaten Richmond from the south.
|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||Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 2:50pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 285368 N 4140413|
|Decimal Degrees||37.38565000, -77.42435000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 23.139', W 77° 25.461'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 23' 8.34" N, 77° 25' 27.66" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 10301 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Richmond VA 23237, US|
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