Middletown in Frederick County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Eve of Battle
Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park
The Army of the Shenandoah settled dawn in its fortified camp behind Cedar Creek with perfect confidence that it was secure from any successful attack by the forces under General Early.
A veteran of the 121st New York State Infantry
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 39° 0.828′ N, 78° 18.193′ W. Marker is in Middletown, Virginia, in Frederick County. Marker is on Valley Pike (U.S. 11) south of Virginia Route 727, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Cedar Creek (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named The Battle of Cedar Creek (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ramseur Monument (about 700 feet away); Cedar Creek The 8th Vermont Vol's (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tomb Of An Unknown Soldier (approx. ¼ mile away); Union Camps (approx. 0.4 miles away); Battlefield Center (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Cedar Creek (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middletown.
Also see . . . Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park. National Park Service (Submitted on May 21, 2018.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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