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Lee’s Retreat Marker, M-16

The Union General Ord reached this place in the night of April 5, 1865, to head off Lee. On April 6, Ord sent a cavalry force from here to burn the bridges near Farmville and then moved westward with the Twenty-fourth Corps.

Marker Information:
Region: Southside Region
Geographic Location: Nottoway County
Physical Description of Location: Marker location is an estimate at the time marker was approved by DHR. Actual location will be updated when marker is cast and erected.
GPS Location: 37.189946,-78.194182
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