Fort Early

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Fort Ave and Memorial Ave
Lynchburg, VA 24502
Region Central Virginia
Locality Lynchburg City

This is a series of forts built in 1863. Early began moving troops into the line June 17, with Fort Early at the center, guarding the Lynchburg-Salem Turnpike. It was defended successfully June 18.

Last Updated: 7/21/2011 5:22 PM
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