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Pea RidgeAt dusk, towards the end of the first day of the battle, Confederate troops charged this field hoping to finish the fight, and continue their movement towards St. Louis.  Musket and artillery fire drove them back into the woods where they regrouped for the next day's fighting.Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, Day 1March 7, 1862Benton County, Arkansas May 23, 2013, 7:30 - 7:32 pm

Pea Ridge 

At dusk, towards the end of the first day of the battle, Confederate troops charged this field hoping to finish the fight, and continue their movement towards St. Louis. Musket and artillery fire drove them back into the woods where they regrouped for the next day's fighting. 

Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, Day 1 

March 7, 1862 

Benton County, Arkansas  

May 23, 2013, 7:30 - 7:32 pm