Victory or DeathMonday, August 8, 1864, was a hot and sultry day. Capt. John McMenamin of the 15th New York Volunteer Cavalry and Capt. James Fleming of the 16th New York Volunteer Cavalry had stopped at St. Mary's Church on the Ox Road (now Fairfax Station Rd.), Fairfax. Their Command of 60 troppers was resting, eating supper and feeding their horses.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 7:35am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 297911 N 4297443|
|Decimal Degrees||38.80260000, -77.32721667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 48.156', W 77° 19.633'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 48' 9.36" N, 77° 19' 37.98" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 11001-11099 Fairfax Station Rd, Fairfax Station VA 22039, US|
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