Emporia, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Hicksford Raid Monument
J.R. Chambliss Camp 1779
Sons of Confederate Veterans
Erected 2010 by Sons of Confederate Veterans.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 36° 41.327′ N, 77° 32.381′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia. Marker can be reached from Battery Avenue east of South Main Street (U.S. 301). Touch for map. This monument is located in Veterans Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shiloh Baptist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Emporia – Greensville Veteran War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tarleton's Movements Hicksford Raid (about 800 feet away); Benjamin D. Tillar, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert Hicks (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chaplain Thomas M. Bulla (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greensville County (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
More about this marker. General Gouverneur K. Warren's name is misspelled.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 634 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 18, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.