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The Civil War: Battle of Fort Donelson

Battle of Fort Donelson

Battle of Fort Donelson

Dover, Tennessee
Thursday, May 3, 2012

Author Kendall Gott talks about the Civil War battle of Fort Donelson, which was a pivotal victory for the Union in 1862. Mr. Gott is a professor at the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and the author of “Where the South Lost the War: An Analysis of the Fort Henry-Fort Donelson Campaign, February 1862.” This event took place at the Fort Donelson National Battlefield Visitor Center in Dover, Tennessee.

Updated: Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 3:28pm (ET)

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