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Capture of Star Fort Marker, A-3

The fort on the hilltop to the southwest, known as Star Fort, was taken by Colonel Schoonmaker of Sheridan's army in the battle of September 19, 1864.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1937
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Frederick County
Physical Description of Location: 1145 Martinsburg Pike (Route 11) Winchester, VA 22603. Marker is on right when traveling south on Martinsburg Pike.
GPS Location: 39.2075207810,-78.1518510870
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