Union XIIth Corps Winter Camp

Union XIIth Corps Winter Camp (HMQFU)

Location: Stafford, VA 22554 Stafford County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 23.148', W 77° 19.966'

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In the woods on this hill are the remains of a regimental-sized union infantry winter camp. A New York regiment of the 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, most likely occupied this camp, the remains clearly visible and run in most cases in lines from the bottom to the top of the hill. The remains of hut sites dug into the ground by the camp's occupants remain clearly visibleand run in most cases in lines from the bottom to the top of the hill. The site was preserved by Syg Associates Inc. and the Friends of Stafford Civil War Sites prior to construction of the Sentinel Ridge Subdivision in 2005.
Year Placed2006
Placed ByFSCWS, Syg Associates Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 6:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 296253 N 4251198
Decimal Degrees38.38580000, -77.33276667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 23.148', W 77° 19.966'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 23' 8.88" N, 77° 19' 57.96" W
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Area Code(s)540, 703, 202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 88 Brooke Crest Ln, Stafford VA 22554, US
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