The Battle of Monocacy
Video: War Department
VIDEO | In this War Department™ episode, Garry Adelman interviews National Park Service Rangers as they share stories of the Battle of Monocacy. This battle, fought July 9, 1864, bought invaluable time for the defenses of Washington, D.C. to be improved in response to a daring Confederate raid.
Frederick County, MD | July 9, 1864
Result: Confederate Victory