Near Shenandoah in Page County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Execution of Summers and Koontz
Erected 1999 by the Virginia Department of Historical Resources, sponsored by funding from descendants of Page County Confederate Veterans. (Marker Number J-95.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is May 22, 1865.
Location. 38° 33.762′ N, 78° 36.197′ W. Marker is near Shenandoah, Virginia, in Page County. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shenandoah VA 22849, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Catherine Furnace (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Burning of Red Bridge (approx. 2˝ miles away); Somerville Heights (approx. 2˝ miles away); Chestnut Oak (approx. 5.3 miles away); Millstone (approx. 5.4 miles away); Eastern Redbud (approx. 5.4 miles away); The Tea Tree (approx. 5.4 miles away); The Stevens Cottage 1890 (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shenandoah.
Regarding Execution of Summers and Koontz. This marker is one of several detailing Civil War activities in Page County, Virginia. Please see the Page County Civil War Markers link below.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Markers detailing this incident.
Also see . . .
1. Page County Civil War Markers. (Submitted on February 25, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Avenue of Armies: Civil War Sites and Stories of Luray and Page County, Virginia. (Submitted on March 20, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,258 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on February 6, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3. submitted on January 13, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.