Battle of McDowell Marker, W-150

Stonewall Jackson, to prevent a junction of Fremont and Banks, took position on the hills just to the south and beat off the attacks of Fremont's advance under Milroy, May 8, 1862. Milroy retreated that night.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1928
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Highland County
Physical Description of Location: Stonewall, VA 24458. Located on Hwy 250, 0.8 miles east of the junction of Hwy 250 and State Route 678. Marker is on the left when traveling east on Hwy 250.
GPS Location: 38.33015,-79.47383
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