• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

Staff Rides

1860's drawing of the Battle of Stones River

From a brief orientation to a full battlefield tour, park rangers stand ready to help members of the armed forces to learn valuable lessons from the Battle of Stones River.

Contact us to schedule a staff ride and use the materials below in addition to other maps and materials found on this site to prepare your group for your visit. You may also request a CD containing staff ride materials prepared by Robert Cameron (Armor Historian at Fort Knox).


Staff Ride Materials (ZIP File - Right click and "Save Target As")

Did You Know?

Parsons' Battery Exhibit

The men of Parsons' Battery, Batteries H & M of the Fourth U.S. Artillery, fired 2,199 cannon rounds during the Battle of Stones River. That was more than ten percent of all of the Union artillery rounds fired during the battle.