Mosbys Raid

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Address
Elden Street and Station Street
Herndon, VA 20170
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Fairfax
Website www.civilwartraveler.com/EAST/VA/index.html

Story here about a March 1863 raid by famous Confederate partisan John Singleton Mosby against this lightly protected rail station. Mosby's action captured dozens of prisoners and forced Union outposts to move closer to Washington.




Last Updated: 7/18/2011 8:36 AM
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