The Army of the Northwest
— The First Campaign —After the defeat in Philippi on June 3, 1861, Confederate forces retreated to this point. Gen. Robert S. Garnett was sent to Western Virginia to reorganize these troops and halt the southeast advance of Federal forces.
|Series||This marker is part of the West Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||West Virginia Civil War Trail|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 8:43pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 588694 N 4285182|
|Decimal Degrees||38.71083333, -79.97986667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 42.65', W 79° 58.792'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 42' 39.00" N, 79° 58' 47.52" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 20 Co Rte 219/5, Huttonsville WV 26273, US|
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