Hicksford Raid Monument

Hicksford Raid Monument (HMQM0)

Location: Emporia, VA 23847
Country: United States of America

N 36° 41.327', W 77° 32.381'

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On this site December 9, 1864 Union General Gouvereur K. Warren with 28,000 troops at his command clashed with troops of Confederate Generals Wade Hampton and Wm. H. F. Lee, in a failed attempt to destroy the railroad bridge and tracks going south. At the end of the day they were still in Confederate hands. It is to these men, both Confederate and Union who fought and died for their beliefs we dedicate this Field of Battle.

J.R. Chambliss Camp 1779
Sons of Confederate Veterans
HM NumberHMQM0
Series This marker is part of the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans series
Year Placed2010
Placed BySons of Confederate Veterans
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 10:32am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 273089 N 4063354
Decimal Degrees36.68878333, -77.53968333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 41.327', W 77° 32.381'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 41' 19.62" N, 77° 32' 22.86" W
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Area Code(s)434
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13301-13335 Battery Ave, Emporia VA 23847, US
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