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The Civil War in Missouri

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Battle of Wilson's Creek

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TThe Battle of Wilson’s Creek was a pivotal battle in the Civil War in Missouri. It provided an important strategic victory leading to the war’s only Confederate surge into the state, and shocked the nation with its bloody nature and high casualty count.

Explore details of the battle by clicking on hotspots embedded in this painting, Fall of Gen. Lyon.