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Cedar Creek Battlefield gets an app

The sprawling Cedar Creek Battlefield in Middletown, Va. now has its very own app, thanks to the Civil War Trust . This is the sixth free battlefield app for the Trust and maybe the most necessary one because the Battle of Cedar Creek , on Oct, 19, 1864, played out over eight square miles and across modern day I-81. There were also two distinct parts of the battle: a Confederate victory in the morning and a Union victory in the afternoon.
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Campaign to protect Cedar Creek battlefield

History / US History : A House Divided (3 years ago)

Today the Civil War Trust is scheduled to announce a $1.3 million fund-raising campaign to preserve two parcels of land near the official boundaries of the Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park in Virginia’s Shenandoah ... Read Post

150th anniversary of Cedar Creek battle this weekend

History / US History : A House Divided (3 weeks ago)

Organizers of the annual re-enactment of the Battle of Cedar Creek in Middletown, Va. are promising the biggest and best four-day event — Oct. 17 to 20 — in honor of the 150 th anniversary of one of the oddest battles of the war. Th... Read Post

Shenandoah Civil War Battlefields could be lost to development

History / US History : Blog 4 History (3 years ago)

—————- Website of the Civil War Trust I am writing to you today to ask your support in helping to save two incredible tracts at the Cedar Creek battlefield. In all the years that we’ve been saving Civil War battlefield land in the S... Read Post


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