Various Sections of Virginia Artillery

Various Sections of Virginia Artillery (HM57X)

Location: Manassas, VA 20109
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 48.9', W 77° 31.136'

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— First Battle of Manassas —

July 21, 1861 2:00 p.m.

Army of the Potomac (Beauregard) and Army of the Shenandoah (Johnston), CSA

Loudoun Artillery
Capt. Arthur L. Rogers

Wise Artillery
Capt. Ephraim G. Alburtis

Rockbridge Artillery
Capt. William N. Pendleton

Staunton Artillery
Capt. John D. Imboden

Thomas Artillery
Capt. Philip B. Stanard

"The ground occupied by our guns was an open space just at the eastern verge of the plateau. Here thirteen pieces, mostly 6-pounders, were maintained in action alternating to some extent with each other, and taking part as needed, all from the onset displaying that marvelous capacity of our people as artillerists which has made them, it would appear, at once the terror and the admiration of the enemy."
-Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard
HM NumberHM57X
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 2:07pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 281299 N 4299261
Decimal Degrees38.81500000, -77.51893333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 48.9', W 77° 31.136'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 48' 54.00" N, 77° 31' 8.16" W
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Area Code(s)703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6511 Sudley Rd, Manassas VA 20109, US
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