Real time event: Battle of Appomattox Station

Date: 
April 8, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: 
Appomattox
Event Type: 
Demonstrations
Contact: 
Josie Butler
Email: 
jbutler@moc.org
Phone: 
(434) 352-5791 x203

Join Chris Calkins, Park Manager, Sailors Creek Battlefield State Park, and Patrick Schroeder, Historian at Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, as they narrate the events of the Battle of Appomattox Station on location.  This 40-acre protected battlefield is under the care of the Appomattox 1865 Foundation.  A demonstration of the Confederate artillery vs Federal Cavalry battle is presented by the 2nd VA Cavalry Co C and Stuart’s Light Horse Artillery.

Location – Appomattox Station Battlefield, intersection of Jones St (County Route 1012) and Jamerson Ln (County Route 1014)

Presented by the Museum of the Confederacy- Appomattox, Virginia State Parks, Appomattox Court House National Historical Park and the Appomattox 1865 Foundation.