Waldorf in Charles County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Home of Captain William Fendlay Dement. 1st Maryland Artillery, C.S.A. He served with distinction at Seven Pines, Second Manassas, Cedar Run, Harper's Ferry, Gettysburg, Appomattox, and Sharpsburg. Buried at Pomfret.
Erected by Charles County Civil War Centennial Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 38° 37.537′ N, 77° 1.441′ W. Marker is in Waldorf, Maryland, in Charles County. Marker is at the intersection of Captain Dement Drive and Bensville Road (Maryland Highway 229) when traveling west on Captain Dement Drive. The marker is at the end of Captain Dement Dr.in a cul-de-sac. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3200 Captain Dement Dr Waldorf, MD 20603, Waldorf MD 20603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Church of St. Joseph (approx. 2.8 miles away); Pomonkey High School (approx. 2.9 miles away); First Alarm System (approx. 3.1 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church Calvert Manor (approx. 4.3 miles away); Friendship House....one of Charles County's Oldest (approx. 4.6 miles away); From Creek to the College of Southern Maryland (approx. 4.6 miles away); Navy Railroad (approx. 4.8 miles away).
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Dement's Battery - Latimer's Battalion Johnson's Division - Ewell's Corps — Army of Northern Virginia —
Also see . . . Eutah (Eutaw). Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties website entry (Submitted on January 21, 2019.)
Additional keywords. Civil War, Maryland
Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2022. It was originally submitted on June 28, 2010, by Jacqueline White of Williamsburg, VA - Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,639 times since then and 92 times this year. Last updated on January 7, 2011. Photos: 1. submitted on June 28, 2010, by Jacqueline White of Williamsburg, VA - Virginia. 2. submitted on July 15, 2010, by Jacqueline White of Williamsburg, VA - Virginia. 3. submitted on June 28, 2010, by Jacqueline White of Williamsburg, VA - Virginia. 4, 5. submitted on January 21, 2019. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.