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Saturday, March 10, 2012
Help Two Shenandoah Valley Battlefields
Join us in our campaign to save 244 battlefield acres at Cross Keys and Tom's Brook. With your help we can save 10.6 million square feet of hallowed Shenandoah ground -- for less than 2 cents per square foot!
Civil War Trust President
Save 83 Acres at Cross Keys
Here's our chance to save 83 acres of the Cross Keys Battlefield the very ground where Jackson's Confederates blunted the advance of Fremont's large Federal army. The hard-fought victory at Cross Keys gave Jackson the time and troops to achieve his crowning victory at Port Republic the next day.
Save 161 Acres at Tom's Brook
Help us save 161 acres of the Tom's Brook Battlefield the very ground where West Point friends and battlefield rivals, Tom Rosser and George Custer fought. Tom's Brook ended as the Union cavalry's most decisive victory of the Civil War.