Saturday's Civil War Singers Concert Relocated Because of Heat
This Saturday's Civil War Singers concert, originally scheduled for the River Batteries, has been moved to the park's visitor center, still scheduled for 6:00 PM. High temperatures are expected for the next few days in this area.
Union Order of Battle
United States of America Order of Battle
Brigadier General U.S. Grant, Commanding
First Division (Brigadier General John A. McClernand)
Second Division (Brigadier General Charles F. Smith)
Third Division (Brigadier General L. Wallace)
Flag Officer Andrew H. Foote, USN, Commanding Naval Fleet Fort Donelson
A United States War Department tablet listing troop strengths and casualties from the 1862 Battle of Fort Donelson.
Did You Know?
Andrew Foote, commander of the Navy flotilla at Fort Donelson, insisted on total abstinence for the crews, mandatory religious services and observance of the Sabbath, and he himself rarely swore. It was said that he could preach, fight, or pray with equal facility. More...