Jackson's March to the BattefieldsConfederate Gen. Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson and his troops passed through this intersection on 27 June 1862, having arrived from the Shenandoah Valley. Jackson's troops united with Gen. Robert E. Lee's forces just south of here at Walnut Grove Church that morning. Later in the day Lee's and Jackson's combined forces and successfully assaulted the Union V Corps at the Battle of Gaines's Mill.
|Marker Number||PA 9|
|Placed By||Department of Historic Resources|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 7:42am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 293514 N 4165231|
|Decimal Degrees||37.61101667, -77.33936667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 36.661', W 77° 20.362'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 36' 39.66" N, 77° 20' 21.72" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7445 VA-643, Mechanicsville VA 23111, US|
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