Other Names: Coffee Hill
Location: Fauquier County
Campaign: Bristoe Campaign (OctoberNovember 1863)
Date(s): October 14, 1863
Principal Commanders: Maj. Gen. G.K. Warren [US]; Maj. Gen. J.E.B. Stuart [CS]
Forces Engaged: Brigades
Estimated Casualties: 113 total
Description: As the Federal army withdrew towards Manassas Junction, Owens and Smyths Union brigades (Warrens II Corps) fought a rearguard action against Stuarts cavalry and infantry of Harry Hayss division near Auburn. Stuarts cavalry boldly bluffed Warrens infantry and escaped disaster. The II Corps pushed on to Catlett Station on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad.