Lake of the Woods in Orange County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Wilderness Battleﬁeld Memorial
Remembering Those Who Remain Long After the Battle was Over
Erected 2014 by Civil War Study Group, Inc. in Lake of the Woods.
Location. 38° 19.536′ N, 77° 45.944′ W. Marker is in Lake of the Woods, Virginia, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Church Lane east of Lakeview Parkway, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located at the far rear corner of the parking lot at Lake of the Woods Church. Located in Lake of the Woods subdivision, a private gated community where visitors must register upon entering. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Church Lane, Locust Grove VA 22508, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Gordon Proposes a Flank Attack (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gordon's Flank Attack (about 600 feet away); Fighting on the Evening of May 5, 1864 (about 700 feet away); Gordon's Attack Falters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Morning of May 6 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Federals Fall Back (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Culpeper Mine Road (approx. half a mile away); The Apperson Family and Lake of the Woods (approx. half a mile away).
More about this marker. The National Park Service's Wilderness Battlefield can be accessed from the trail head here, connecting to the Gordon's Flank Attack Trail.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 8, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 8, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.