This road, along which many of his skirmishes took place, is named for Colonel John Singleton Mosby, commander of the 43rd Battalion of Confederate Partisan Rangers. Their activities in this area helped keep the Confederate cause alive in Northern Virginia toward the end of the Civil War.
Geographic Location: Fairfax County
Physical Description of Location: Lee Jackson Memorial Highway (Route 50) at cloverleaf intersection with Sully Road (Route 28), Chantilly, VA 20151. Marker is on right when traveling northwest on Route 50 prior to crossing under Route 28 overpass.
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