Near Fairfax in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Maryland (Antietam / Sharpsburg) Campaign
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number B-29.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 1, 1862.
Location. 38° 51.929′ N, 77° 22.234′ W. Marker is near Fairfax, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker is at the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairfax VA 22033, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Ox Hill (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Ox Hill (a few steps from this marker); Major General Philip Kearny (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Isaac Ingalls Stevens (within shouting distance of this marker); Boulders and Quartz Stone (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairfax.
Also see . . . The Beginning of the Maryland Campaign. (Submitted on February 17, 2006.)
Additional keywords. Civil War
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2022. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 2,166 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 18, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 2, 3. submitted on February 17, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 4. submitted on December 22, 2022, by Adam Margolis of Mission Viejo, California.