Three miles south, on Mill Creek, Jackson's rearguard, under Ewell, was attacked by Fremont, June 8, 1862. Trimble, of Ewell's command, counterattacked, driving the Unionists back. Jackson, with the rest of his army, was near Port Republic awaiting the advance of Shields up the east bank of the Shenandoah River.
Geographic Location: Rockingham County
Physical Description of Location: Spostwood Trail (US 33 eastbound), just past intersection with Cross Keys Road (Virginia 276), Keezletown, VA 22832.
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