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Cedar Creek: Rienzi Knoll

The Conclusion of Sheridan's Ride from Winchester

Historian Jonathan Noyalas describes the significance of Rienzi Knoll, and a pivotal part of Phil Sheridan's famous ride from Winchester to the Battle of Cedar Creek. The Civil War Trust is currently working to save this important piece of the Cedar Creek battlefield.

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Save Two Crucial, Threatened Civil War Battlefields!

Combined, these 48 acres of hallowed ground at Cedar Creek and Cedar Mountain in Virginia have a transaction value of $939,153 — nearly $1 million...

Related Battles

Frederick County, Shenandoah County and Warren County, VA | October 19, 1864
Result: Union Victory
Estimated Casualties
8,824
Union
5,764
Confed.
3,060