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Inner Defenses Marker, Q-6-8

Here, facing west, ran the inner defenses of the city, located by General D. H. Hill. They were constructed by convalescents and home guards. General Early, after an inspection of the system, moved most of the men to the outer works well to the westward.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1941
Region: Blue Ridge and Central Piedmont Region
Geographic Location: Lynchburg
Physical Description of Location: Lynchburg, VA 24501. Located on Park Avenue, 0.4 miles northeast of the junction of Park Avenue and Kemper Street. Marker is on the right when traveling northeast on Park Avenue.
GPS Location: 37.408603,-79.153734
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