"It was not in men to stand such fire as that."
— 1862 Valley Campaign —Following Gen. Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson's victory at Winchester, Union troops pursued the Confederates south, "up" the Shenandoah Valley. While Gen. John C. Fremont advanced on the Valley Turnpike, another Union force, led by Gen. James Shields, pursued Jackson through the Page (Luray) Valley father east.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 10:50am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 688542 N 4247674|
|Decimal Degrees||38.35740000, -78.84213333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 21.444', W 78° 50.528'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 21' 26.64" N, 78° 50' 31.68" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6019 VA-679, Harrisonburg VA 22801, US|
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