Here Franklin, aided by Richardson, held the passage of White Oak Swamp against Jackson while the battle of Glendale raged near by, June 30, 1862. A fierce duel went on all afternoon between the Union batteries here and Jackson's guns on the north side of the swamp.
Geographic Location: Henrico County
Physical Description of Location: Sandston, VA 23150. Located on Elko Road (Rt. 156), 1 mile north of the junction of Elko Road (Rt. 156) and Charles City Road. Marker is on the left when traveling north on Elko Road (Rt. 156).
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