Richmond Civil War Sites – Pic 16

Richmond Civil War Sites – Pic 16
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This is the grave of CSA Major General Samuel Jones – Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia. With the outbreak of the Civil War, Jones would command the artillery at the First Battle of Bull Run. He would be promoted brigadier general on July 21, 1861. Later he would command the Department of Western Virginia and the District of South Carolina. He was promoted major general on March 9, 1862.

GPS coordinates: 37.53834 -77.45436

Photo by: Michael Noirot

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