Here Lee met Longstreet and Jackson in the morning of July 1, 1862. D. H. Hill reported the strength of the Union position on Malvern Hill; but Lee, having cause to believe the Unionists were weakening, prepared to attack. Jackson and D. H. Hill moved on this road southward to Malvern Hill.
Geographic Location: Henrico County
Physical Description of Location: Henrico, VA 23231. Located on Willis Church Road (Rt. 156), 0.75 miles south of the intersection of Willis Church Road (Rt. 156) and Charles City Road. Marker is on the right when traveling south on Willis Church Road (Rt. 156).
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