Mosby's Falls Church RaidConfederate Col. John Singleton Mosby's Partisan Rangers (43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry) conducted raids on Falls Church through the summer and fall of 1864. On the night of October 17, a detachment of Mosby's command rode through the village down the Middle Turnpike (Broad Street) near where you are standing.
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|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||Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 5:27pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 311179 N 4306452|
|Decimal Degrees||38.88666667, -77.17700000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 53.2', W 77° 10.62'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 53' 12.00" N, 77° 10' 37.20" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||703, 571|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 450 W Broad St, Falls Church VA 22046, US|
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