Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel & Conference CenterOn May 11th, 1864, 12,000 Union troops under the command of General Philip Sheridan faced 4,000 Confederate cavalrymen commanded by General J.E.B. Stuart. After a day of intense fighting, Sheridan attacked on the high ground and successfully took the Yellow Tavern battlefield from the Confederates. It was during this struggle that Stuart was mortally wounded and died the next day in Richmond.
|Placed By||Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel & Conference Center|
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|Date Added||Saturday, May 11th, 2019 at 8:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 284385 N 4171434|
|Decimal Degrees||37.66478333, -77.44455000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 39.887', W 77° 26.673'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 39' 53.22" N, 77° 26' 40.38" W|
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