Civil War

Mid-South Features
5:08 pm
Thu April 5, 2012

Shiloh Re-Enactment Shows Sights and Sounds of War

Union Soldiers wait to march onto the field at a re-enactment of the Battle of Shiloh on March 31, 2012.
Photo by Christopher Blank

On April 6th, 150 years ago, the epic Civil War battle of Shiloh took place along the Tennessee River, 22 miles north of Corinth Mississippi.

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Memphis Moments
1:42 pm
Fri March 23, 2012

Nathan Bedford Forrest

Nathan Bedford Forrest is best known for his role as a brilliant military strategist for the Confederacy during the Civil War and as one of the founders of the Ku Klux Klan. But there's more to Forrest's story than that.

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