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Harrisonburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Where Ashby Fell

 
 
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By Robert H. Moore, II, September 26, 2007
1. Where Ashby Fell Marker
Inscription. A mile and a half east of this point, Turner Ashby, Stonewall Jacksonís cavalry commander, was killed, June 6, 1862, while opposing Fremontís advance.
 
Erected 1927 by Conservation and Development Commission. (Marker Number A-30.)
 
Location. 38° 26.111′ N, 78° 52.799′ W. Marker is in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Marker is on South Main Street (Business U.S. 11), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisonburg VA 22801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Turner Ashby of Fauquier (within shouting distance of this marker); James Madison University (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named James Madison University (approx. 0.4 miles away); End of the Campaign (approx. half a mile away); Rockingham County World War I Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Confederate General Hospital (approx. 0.9 miles away); Warren-Sipe House (approx. one mile away); Hardesty-Higgins House (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisonburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Where Ashby Fell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 20, 2012
2. Where Ashby Fell Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,301 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 26, 2009, by Robert H. Moore, II of Winchester, Virginia.   2. submitted on August 20, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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