Homes and Last Resting PlacesNearby were the homes of three Afro-Virginians who served in the United States Colored Troops (USCT) during the Civil War. Sgt. March Corprew, Co. I, 2nd USCT Cavalry, and his brother Pvt. Daniel Corprew, Co. D, 1st USCT Cavalry, lived on a plantation here before enlisting. Pvt. Samuel Hopper, Co. C, 38th USCT Infantry, also lived nearby. He was killed in action on September 29, 1864, at the Battle of Chaffin's Farm (New Market Heights), just east of Richmond.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 10:46am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 388512 N 4047839|
|Decimal Degrees||36.56950000, -76.24598333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 34.17', W 76° 14.759'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 34' 10.20" N, 76° 14' 45.54" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1307-1399 Ballahack Rd, Chesapeake VA 23322, US|
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