College Hill in Lynchburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Organized May 28th, 1860. Left Lynchburg on the 23rd of April, 1861 and was mustered into the service of the C.S.A. on the 25th of April, 1861 with 95 men on roll; was known as Co. D, 38th Battalion, Virginia Artillery, Picketts Division.
Captain H. Gray Latham Promoted to rank of Major and transferred.
James Dearing Promoted to rank of Brig.-Gen. and transferred.
Jospeh G. Blount Promoted to rank of Major and transferred.
James W. Dickerson Badly wounded at Seven Pines May 30, 1862, and again at Sailors Creek April 7, 1865.
George S. Davidson Promoted to Captain and transferred.
Thomas F. Richardson Killed at Williamsburg.
Joseph L. Thompson
W. J. Folks
L. Clarke Leftwich Promoted to Major and transferred.
Wm. H. Blackwell
N. H. Hazelwood
Engaged in the following battles:
Bull Run, Va.; Yorktown, Va.; Williamsburg, Va; Seven Pines, Va.; Seven Days around Richmond, Va.; Fredericksburg,
Killed, 20 — Wounded, 26
Erected by Old Dominion Chapter U.D.C. and friends.
Erected by Old Dominion Chapter U.D.C.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 23, 1861.
Location. 37° 24.903′ N, 79° 8.788′ W. Marker is in Lynchburg, Virginia. It is in College Hill. Marker is at the intersection of Clay Street and Seventh Street, on the left when traveling north on Clay Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lynchburg VA 24504, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rosalie Slaughter Morton, M.D. (1872-1968) (here, next to this marker); Carter Glass House (within shouting distance of this marker); Elizabeth Langhorne Lewis (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Daniel’s Home (about 400 feet away); St. Paul's Vestry HouseSamuel D. Rockenbach, 1869–1952 (about 500 feet away); Court Street Baptist Church (about 500 feet away); Abram Frederick Biggers and Biggers School (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lynchburg.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2023. It was originally submitted on April 13, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 870 times since then and 94 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 13, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.