Battle of Clark's House
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N 37° 31.794 W 081° 06.511
17S E 490411 N 4153664
Quick Description: A 1862 Civil War battle was fought near this site.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 7/5/2010 12:45:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM96BF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 18

Long Description:
Near this site on May 1, 1862, Battle of the Henry Clark House occured. Lt Col Rutherford B Hays' 23rd Ohio Vol Inf engaged Confederates under Col Walter Jenifer. Captain Richard B Foley, commanding the 'Flat Top Copperheads,' the eyes and ears of area Confederate forces, was severely wounded in action. Forced to retreat, Confederates burned Princeton.

West Virginia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans, West Virginia Archives & History, 2003
Marker Title: Battle of Clark's House

Marker Location: Along highway

County or Independent City: unknown

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans, West Virginia Archives & History

Marker Number: Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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