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The forgotten graves of soldiers killed 157 years ago, during the Battle of Blackburn's Ford

July 18, 2018 05:32 pm Updated: July 18, 2018 05:33 pm

On July 18, 157 years ago, the Battle of Blackburn's Ford was fought during an extremely hot and humid afternoon. The battle occurred several miles south of Centreville, Virginia, near where present-day Route 28 crosses Bull Run.