— 1862 Valley Campaign —On June 8, 1862, Confederate Gen. Isaac R, Trimble led part of the 15th Alabama Infantry Regiment through the then-swampy ravine in front of you to attack Union Gen. Louis Blenker's division. Trimble intended to move around the 54th New York infantry Regiment on the rising ground beyond . he left the 21st Georgia Infantry, the 16th Mississippi Infantry, and the remaining portion of the 15th Alabama behind to make frontal assaults against the New Yorkers' position.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation & Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 9:00am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 690704 N 4247170|
|Decimal Degrees||38.35240000, -78.81753333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 21.144', W 78° 49.052'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 21' 8.64" N, 78° 49' 3.12" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7072 Goods Mill Rd, Harrisonburg VA 22801, US|
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