Philip Sheridan and Gouverneur K. Warren at Five Forks - War Department
VIDEO | In this War Department™ episode, Garry Adelman travels to the West Point Museum of History to examine objects and artifacts related to the fateful Battle of Five Forks, Virginia, fought on April 1, 1865. Special attention is paid to the bitter rivalry between Gouverneur K. Warren and Phil Sheridan, the two Union commanders at the battle.
American Battlefield Trust Director of History and Education Garry Adelman visits the West Point Museum to showcase items associated with Generals Lee and Grant from the surrender at Appomattox, Va. on April 8, 1865.
Historian Wayne Motts describes the history, function, and importance of West Point in regards to the Civil War. This video is part of the American Battlefield Trust's In4 video series, which presents short videos on basic Civil War topics.
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