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Battle of Trevilians Marker, W-209

Here, on June 12, 1864, Sheridan's cavalry, coming from Trevilians, attacked Wade Hampton, who had taken position across the road. A bloody engagement followed. Fitz Lee joined Hampton, and the Union cavalry was driven back. That night Sheridan retired eastward.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1928
Region: Blue Ridge and Central Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Louisa County
Physical Description of Location: Louisa, VA 23093. Located on Louisa Road (Hwy 33), 0.75 miles west of the junction of Louisa Road (Hwy 33) and State Route 613. Marker is on the right when traveling west on Louisa Road (Hwy 33).
GPS Location: 38.051411,-78.076465
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