WKU Public Radio News Staff
Civil War Series
Thu May 17, 2012
Historians Mark the 150th Anniversary of Shenandoah Fighting
150 years ago this month, Union and Confederate forces met in some bloody fighting in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. Stonewall Jackson distinguished himself in the field, in fighting that demonstrated the importance of good maps and accurate military intelligence.
WKU Military Historian Dr. Jack Thacker and Dr. Glenn LaFantasie of the WKU Institute for Civil War Studies provide details.