The Federal Attack
— The First Campaign —On June 2, 1861, Federal troops advanced on Philippi from the Baltimore & Ohio rail hub at Grafton in two columns of about 1500 men each.
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|Series||This marker is part of the West Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||West Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 11:58pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 582322 N 4334748|
|Decimal Degrees||39.15805000, -80.04718333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 9.483', W 80° 2.831'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 9' 28.98" N, 80° 2' 49.86" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1-11 Circle Dr E, Philippi WV 26416, US|
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