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Studley in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

William Latané

 
 
William Latané Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 21, 2012
1. William Latané Marker
Inscription.  
Captain Co. F, “Essex Troop,” 9th Va. Cavalry, C.S.A., killed in action June 13, 1862, aged 29.

“A brother bore his body from the field” and “woman's voice.....read over this hallowed dust the ritual for the dead.”
 
Erected by Battlefield Markers Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil.
 
Location. 37° 41.955′ N, 77° 15.634′ W. Marker is in Studley, Virginia, in Hanover County. Marker can be reached from River Road (Virginia Route 605) near Summer Hill Road (Route 644). Located on private property and can not be viewed from the road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Studley VA 23162, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Army's Crossing of the Pamunkey River (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hanovertown (approx. 0.8 miles away); "Hanover Town" (approx. 0.8 miles away); Nelson’s Crossing (approx. 2.1 miles
William Latané Marker (private property) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 21, 2012
2. William Latané Marker (private property)
away); Newmarket (approx. 2.3 miles away); Salem Church/Haw’s Shop (approx. 2.3 miles away); Studley (approx. 2.4 miles away); Early Airmail Service (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Studley.
 
William Latané's grave image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 21, 2012
3. William Latané's grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 645 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 23, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.   3. submitted on June 12, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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