Near Manassas in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Honoring the Dead
First Battle of Manassas
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 48.887′ N, 77° 31.358′ W. Marker was near Manassas, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker could be reached from Sudley Road (Virginia Route 234) 0.3 miles south of Lee Highway (U.S. 29), on the right when traveling north. Marker and the monument were next to the Henry House. The marker has been replaced in the same location by a new marker also titled "Honoring the Dead." Monument and house can can be reached on foot from the Manassas National Battlefield Park’s Visitors Center. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Manassas VA 20109, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. A different marker also named Honoring the Dead (here, next to this marker); Invaded Farmland (a few steps from this marker); The Grave of Our Dear Mother, Judith Henry Wade Hampton (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Cameron (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieutenant Ramsey (within shouting distance of this marker); The Marines of '61 (within shouting distance of this marker); 7th Georgia Markers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manassas.
More about this marker. The background of the marker is a photograph of the dedication ceremony, June 13, 1865.
Regarding Honoring the Dead. This monument is also known as the First Bull Run Monument.
Topics. This marker is included in this topic list: War, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,803 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on July 18, 2010, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 8, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 3. submitted on October 8, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 4. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.