151’st anniversary of the Battle of Crooked Creek

Saturday, Aug 24 2:00p to 3:00p

300 Confederates under the command of Col. Jeffers attacked four companies of the Twelfth Cavalry MO State Militia led by Major Lazear on the banks of Crooked Creek, Aug24,1862.  On Sat.Aug 24 we remember this battle 151 years later.

Clint Lacy, local Civil War historian and lecturer will speak at 2p.m.Included in his lecture will be “Missouri’s role in the Civil War and life in Missouri under post-war Radical Republican rule.”
Explore our Civil War Discovery Trunk and Civil War activities.

Phone (573) 238-1174
Price Admission: Adults $2 and 18 years and under $1
Age Suitability None Specified
Bollinger County Museum of Natural History
207 Mayfield Dr.
Marble Hill, MO 63764
573/238-1174

About aldermanlacy

I am just an average blue collar American who works hard and tries to be a good dad. I have a passion for history, music and freedom.

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