23 October 2015

Battle of Westport

23 October 1864 

#KnowSouthernHistory 

On this date in 1864 - Union General Samuel R Curtis defeated Confederate General Stirling Price at the Battle of Westport, Missouri.


Other Years:

1828 - Confederate cavalry General Turner Ashby was born in Fauquier County, Virginia.

Read: Why Know Southern History?



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