Skirmish Here

KY 2 mi. S of Sandy Hook, KY

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Description 

"This burial ground is the final resting place of seven unnamed soldiers who were killed in a Civil War skirmish here in late Sept. 1862, between forces of USA Gen. George W. Morgan and CSA Gen. John Hunt Morgan. Union forces retreating from Cumberland Gap to Greenup were harassed by Confederates from West Liberty, thru here, to Grayson. See map."

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2011: Added by Bill Eichelberger

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