Click here for information about the Camp Calhoun Union Cemetery dedication.
Click here for photos from the May 2008 Union Cemetery Dedication and photos from the 2008 Battle of Sacramento.
There are numerous cemeteries in McLean County, click here for more information.
McLean County offers two Civil War Driving Tours and are part of the National Civil War Discovery Trail, Kentucky's Civil War Heritage Trail and tier #3 an associated site on the Vickburg Campaign Trail.
The Battle of Sacramento Driving Tour.
Includes stops at the Station Baptist Church, the site of Nathan Bedford Forrest's saber battle, Molly Morehead's gravesite, the battlefield in Sacramento and the headquarters of Thomas L. Crittenden.
This reenactment takes place on the actual site of Lt. Colonel Nathan Bedford Forrest on December 28, 1861. The battle commemorates the Forrest first engaged Crittenden's Army of the Ohio.
The reenactment takes place each year on the third Friday-Sunday in May and includes a Ladies Tea, Battlefield Ball, a Heritage Parade, Civil War pageants, a cavalry competition and a moving memorial service at Mollie Morehead's gravesite.
Click here for more information about the Battle of Sacramento.
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