Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Cabell House
William Henry Cabell
Cadet First Sergeant, Co. D.
VMI Class of 1865
killed at the
Battle of New Market
May 15, 1864
Established by his descendants
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 37° 47.344′ N, 79° 26.39′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Letcher Avenue and Maiden Lane, on the left when traveling east on Letcher Avenue. Marker is located on the grounds of the Virginia Military Institute. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Virginia Military Institute (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotchkiss House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Virginia Military Institute (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sigma Nu Fraternity (about 500 feet away); John Robinson (about 600 feet away); William Graham Cincinnatus Citizen-Soldier (about 800 feet away); Washington and Lee University (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 25, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 379 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 25, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.