• Elkhorn Tavern, Federal Provost Marshal Headquarters and Field Hospital Used by Both Armies

    Pea Ridge

    National Military Park Arkansas

Memorial Day Luminary 2014

Luminary 2014
In honor of Memorial Day, 3,400 luminaries set out by the 6th graders from Pea Ridge Middle School and lit by BSA Troop #116 from Fayetteville, AR. were displayed. Each luminary (a candle) commemorated a casualty from the Battle of Pea Ridge: wounded, missing, captured and killed. The luminary event ran from 9:00 -11:00 pm Saturday, May 24 and the park received over 650 visitors.

Check out the park's Facebook page to see photos posted from visitors to the event.

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