• The legendary battle between Confederate guns and US ironclads at Fort Donelson, February 14, 1862.

    Fort Donelson

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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TN Civil War 150th

Tennessee commemorates the 150th

Tennessee is a state rich with Civil War history. You can learn more about how Tennessee will be marking the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War here.

http://www.tnvacation.com/civil-war/

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The embrasures at Fort Donelson were constructed of sand bags lined with rawhide. The rawhide was wet down to prevent the bags from catching fire during an engagement.