Lee’s Retreat Marker, M-12

Near here Lee, moving south toward Danville, in the afternoon of April 5, 1865 found the road blocked by Sheridan. He then turned westward by way of Amelia Springs, hoping to reach the Southside (Norfolk and Western) Railroad.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1929
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Amelia County
Physical Description of Location: Jetersville, VA 23083. Located on Patrick Henry Hwy (Rt. 360), 4 miles northeast of the intersection of Patrick Henry Hwy (Rt. 360) and Holly Farms Road (Rt. 307). Marker is on the left when traveling northeast on Patrick Henry Hwy (Rt. 360).
GPS Location: 37.3112259350,-78.0692457460
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