Posts Tagged ‘Kentucky Civil War Battlefields’

Kentucky Department of Parks offers online tickets for the 150th Battle of Perryville event

Guests can save money and avoid long lines FRANKFORT, Ky. – Guests planning to attend the 150th commemoration of the Battle of Perryville, Oct. 6-7, can save money and avoid long lines by purchasing advance tickets online. The Kentucky Department of Parks is offering advance tickets for the first time, with savings of between $5 […]

Perryville Site Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Important Battle

PERRYVILLE, Ky. (August 7, 2012) – Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the largest Civil War confrontation in Kentucky on Oct. 6-7, 2012 with three battle re-enactments. The weekend will also include living history demonstrations, artillery demonstrations, military camps, expert speakers and paranormal tours. The Battle of Perryville was the […]

The Battle of Tebbs Bend

On July 4, 1863, at Tebbs Bend of Green River, Gen. John Hunt Morgan’s Confederates were defeated in an engagement on the Great Raid into Indiana and Ohio by a small force of green 25th Michigan Union troops commanded by Col. Orlando H. Moore. The battle, which lasted under four hours, is regarded as one […]

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