Wednesday, January 19, 2011

The Battle of Mill Springs


On January 19, 1862 Union forces under Major General George B. Thomas defeated Confederate forces led by Major General George B. Crittenden troops at Mill Springs, KY. This battlefield is maintained by the Mill Springs Battlefield Association. There will be a short ceremony commemorating the battle at 1:00 pm on January 22, 2011 in Nancy at the Zollicoffer Park. No reenactment is planned for the 149th anniversary.

Please check the events list for the future programs.

For more information on the battle, please visit the Civil War Journeys page for Mill Springs.

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