Near Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
On the Field
Erected 1903 by James Power Smith, a member of "Stonewall" Jackson's staff.
Location. 38° 14.895′ N, 77° 26.136′ W. Marker is near Fredericksburg, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Lee Drive, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at the end of Lee Drive in the Fredericksburg National Military Park. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22408, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jackson Holds Prospect Hill (here, next to this marker); Dead Horse Hill (here, next to this marker); Hamilton's Crossing (within shouting distance of this marker); A Southern Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Meade Pyramid (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fredericksburg Campaign (approx. 0.3 miles away but has been reported missing); Union Breakthrough (approx. half a mile away); Death of Maxcy Gregg (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Fredericksburg.
Categories. • Military • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,101 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.