Near Courtland in Southampton County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Major Joseph E. Gillette
Erected 1981 by Southampton County Historical Society. (Marker Number U-123.)
Location. 36° 41.41′ N, 76° 58.853′ W. Marker is near Courtland, Virginia, in Southampton County. Marker is on Camp Parkway (Virginia Route 58) 0.4 miles west of Delaware Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is in front of Riverdale Elementary School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 31023 Camp Pkwy, Courtland VA 23837, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Marle Hill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Camp Family Homestead (approx. 2½ miles away); General Thomas' Birthplace Franklin (approx. 3.6 miles away); Recovery and Progress (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Age of Gasoline (approx. 3.6 miles away); "Can't Is Not in the Camp's Vocabulary" (approx. 3.6 miles away); War Comes to the Blackwater (approx. 3.6 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,174 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 21, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.