Latest News

November 7, 2011 9:34 AM

U. S. Grant Gets Command Experience at Belmont

Ordered to make a feint toward Columbus, Ky., Brigadier General Ulysses S. Grant sent troops across the Mississippi River to attack Belmont, Mo. In doing so, Grant was involved in a battle that both the Confederacy and the Union claimed as a victory.

Related content

Suggested for you



Editor's Choice Videos