Near Winchester in Frederick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
2nd Battle of Winchester
June 13–15, 1863
Erected 1964 by Virginia Civil War Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1726.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winchester VA 22601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 3rd Battle of Winchester (here, next to this marker); 2nd Battle of Winchester / 3rd Battle of Winchester (here, next to this marker); Fort Collier (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Washington in Winchester (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Collier (about 400 feet away); Lt. Collier’s Earthworks (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Collier (about 600 feet away); Third Battle of Winchester (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winchester.
More about this marker. Next to this marker is a separate map detailing the actions outlined in the text. On the reverse is a marker detailing the 3rd Battle of Winchester.
Regarding 2nd Battle of Winchester. One of several markers erected by the Civil War Commission as part of the “Circle Tour” of the Shenandoah Valley.
Also see . . . Second Winchester. National Park Service summary of the battle. (Submitted on September 16, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 16, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,161 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 16, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.