Near Manassas in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Honoring the Dead
—First Battle of Manassas —
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 48.887′ N, 77° 31.358′ W. Marker was near Manassas, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker could be reached from Sudley Road (Virginia Route 234) 0.3 miles south of Lee Highway (U.S. 29), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker and the monument were next to the Henry House. The marker has been replaced in the same location by a new marker also titled "Honoring the Dead." Monument and house can can be reached on foot from the Manassas National Battlefield Park’s Visitors Center. Marker was in this post office area: Manassas VA 20109, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. A different marker also named Honoring the Dead (here, next to this marker); Invaded Farmland (a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Invaded Farmland (a few steps from this marker); The Grave of Our Dear Mother, Judith Henry Wade Hampton (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Cameron (within shouting distance of this marker); Lieutenant Ramsey (within shouting distance of this marker); The Marines of '61 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manassas.
More about this marker. The background of the marker is a photograph of the dedication ceremony, June 13, 1865.
Regarding Honoring the Dead. This monument is also known as the First Bull Run Monument.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,689 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on July 18, 2010, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 8, 2006, by Tom Fuchs of Greenbelt, Maryland. 3. submitted on October 8, 2006, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. 4. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.