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Answers to Trivia from the Archives

Q. In March, 1862, Stonewall Jackson was defeated for the first time at this battle.

A. The Battle of Kernstown, March 23, 1862.

Read Gen. John D. Imboden's Account of Jackson in the Valley


Q. In March, 1865, William Tecumseh Sherman and Joseph E. Johnston -- wartime adversaries and peacetime friends -- contested their final major battle here.

A. Bentonville, North Carolina, March 19-21, 1862.

See the Flags of Bentonville

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