The Dahlgren RaidHere March 1, 1864, two regiments of Confederate local defence troops under Col. John McAnerney defeated Federal cavalry under Col. Ulric Dahlgren, who sought to destroy Richmond and to release Federal prisoners there. On the same day Kilpatrick was repulsed on Brook Road.
|Series||This marker is part of the D.S. Freeman (Richmond Battlefields) series|
|Placed By||Battlefield Markers Association|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 1:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 277174 N 4161003|
|Decimal Degrees||37.56913333, -77.52305000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 34.148', W 77° 31.383'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 34' 8.88" N, 77° 31' 22.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5700-5798 River Rd, Richmond VA 23226, US|
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