Founder and President of the Middle Creek National
Battlefield Foundation, Inc., I would like to welcome
you to our web site that introduces you, the visitor, to
the many and exciting developments that we are
implementing at the battlefield in the next few months.
The story about the battle begins January 10, 1862, when
an unknown colonel, James A. Garfield (who would later
be President of the United States), leads the Union
soldiers against the experience of Brig. Gen. Humphrey
Marshall and his Confederate solders.
Join us as we
revisit the facts and explain why and how this battle
occurred at the Forks of Middle Creek.
Please check back
on a regular basis for the latest news and events
happening at the Middle Creek National Battlefield!