Arnoldsburg Skirmish
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member two-bit Joe
N 38° 47.000 W 081° 08.504
17S E 487689 N 4292742
Quick Description: Arnoldsburg, WV Civil War Skirmish
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 2/12/2007 12:05:04 PM
Waymark Code: WM17HV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose
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Long Description:
Site of Camp McDonald, set up, 1862, occupied by the 11th W. Va. Inf., U.S.V. Scene of engagement, May 6, 1862, when Federals under Maj. George C. Trimble beat off an attack by Confederate Moccasin Rangers under Capt. Geo. Downs.
Marker Title: Arnoldsburg Skirmish

Marker Location: Arnoldsburg, US 33 West, roadside park, 1.3 miles west of WV 16

County or Independent City: Calhoun

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Department of Archives and History 1973

Marker Number: Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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