VUA Kerry Jones will present “Dabney Herndon Maury: A Soldier in Gray” on Saturday, September 15 at 10:00am. This one hour program will focus on the extraordinary life of Confederate General Maury and his role on General Earl Van Dorn’s staff during the battle of Pea Ridge. This program will take place in the visitor center auditorium. Seating is limited. For more information please call 479-451-8122 x 1227.
Pea Ridge National Military Park preserves and commemorates the March 7-8, 1862 battle that helped Union forces maintain physical and political control of the state of Missouri. Administered by the National Park Service, the 4,300 acre battlefield is located 10 miles north of Rogers, just off US Highway 62. Visit us on Facebook or at: www.nps.gov/peri