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    National Battlefield Parks (4)

    Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, Georgia

    900 Kennesaw Mountain Dr
    Kennesaw, GA 30152
    Phone: (770) 427-4686
    Description: The Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, fought here between Generals William Tecumseh Sherman of the Union army and Joseph E. Johnston of the Confederate army, took place between June 18, 1864, and July 2, 1864.

    Kennesaw Mountain Battlefield
    Photo from NPS

    Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia

    Hulls Cove Visitor Center
    12521 Lee Highway
    Manassas, VA 20109
    Phone: (703) 361-1339
    Description: Manassas, in Prince William County, Virginia, preserves the site of two major American Civil War battles: the First Battle of Bull Run on July 21, 1861, and the Second Battle of Bull Run which was fought between August 28 and August 30, 1862

    First Battle of Manassas
    Photo from NPS

    Richmond National Battlefield Park, Virginia

    3215 E. Broad St
    Richmond, VA 23223
    Phone: (804) 226-1981
    Description: The Richmond National Battlefield Park commemorates 13 American Civil War sites around Richmond, Virginia, which served as the capital of the Confederate States of America for most of the war. The park connects certain features within the city with defensive fortifications and battle sites around it.

    River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Michigan

    1403 East Elm Street
    Monroe, MI 48162
    Phone: (734) 243-7136
    Description: The area was the site of the costly Battle of Frenchtown, in which 397 Americans were killed and 547 taken prisoner after surrender to the British Army and Indian coalition during the War of 1812.

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