Fort Donelson National Battlefield
Tour Stop 6 (Jackson's Battery)

Ordered to support the Confederate right wing, Jackson's four-gun battery moved to this position on the night of the 13th. It was held in reserve here throughout the following day. Early on the morning of the 15th, the battery was ordered to the Wynn Ferry Road sector to assist with the attempted breakout.

(3-95) Southwest view   (3-95 VHS) Tour stop information tablet

(3-95 VHS) Confederate Trenches. Right wing of the outer defenses. This area is to the right (north) of tour stop


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